Major Ice Jams Form on Roaring Fork River due to Drought

Jan 26, 2021

On January 12, the National Weather Service issued a six day flood warning in Carbondale after a major ice jam released on the Roaring Fork River. Christina Medved, Director of Community Outreach at Roaring Fork Conservancy, explains the science.

Christina Medved monitors an ice jam area on the Roaring Fork River.
Credit Kathleen Shannon