1:06 p.m. - Governor John Hickenlooper has signed a disaster declaration related to the flooding across the state. The DOD is sending Coast Guard Helicopters to help as well. By far the most destruction has occurred in Boulder County and parts of the Denver Metro Area thus far.

12:58 p.m. - The Flash Flood Warning for El Paso County has expired. Highway 24 remains closed between Manitou Springs and Cascade.

12:54 p.m. - WB Colorado Ave. is now open at 31st Street. Manitou Avenue is now open in Manitou Springs. Highway 24 remains closed.

12:54 p.m. - Howbert Elementary in Colorado Springs is closing for the day due to the flood danger. Parents should pick up their kids. Kids who are not picked up will be bussed to Holmes Middle School.

12:40 p.m. - Garden of the Gods Park is closed due to the risk of flooding.

12:33 p.m. - Colorado Avenue is closed at 31st Street in Colorado Springs until further notice.

12:25 p.m. - At 12:00 PM on September 12th, the Colorado Springs Police Department's Public Safety Communications Center has moved to priority dispatching only. This adjustment was due to flooding issues and concerns throughout Colorado Springs. This notification will be updated when dispatching returns to normal status.

11:54 a.m. - Flooding is occurring in Waldo Canyon Flooding is expected in Manitou Springs within the next 20 to 30 minutes.

11:49 a.m. - The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is driving through Manitou Springs warning residents to evacuate via loud speaker.

11:47 a.m. - S. Cheyenne Creek is reportedly out of its banks in southwest Colorado Springs.

11:44 a.m. - The city of Longmont has ordered mandatory evacuations for the Southmoor Park neighborhood.

11:39 a.m. - Fountain creek is rising rapidly in Manitou Springs. Roads in the town are being shut down and access from the outside is being limited.