Vail Valley streamflows falling, but still high

14th June, 2016 by

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — After a warm weekend that saw very high streamflows in places on area creeks and rivers, it looks like the streams have peaked. But those streams will still run high and fast for a while.According to data provided by the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District, Gore Creek and the Eagle River above Avon have hit their peaks for the season. In addition, the snow measurement sites the district uses have either melted completely or are expected to by the weekend.The measurement site at Fremont Pass — the headwaters of the Eagle River — was down to …

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