Boulder flood photos: Thursday

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Sam Baird, freshman biology major, slides into the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Sam Baird, freshman biology major, slides into the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Junior Cody Hondorf, left, freshman Sam Baird, center, and freshman Austin Baker pull a kayak out of the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Junior Cody Hondorf, left, freshman Sam Baird, center, and freshman Austin Baker pull a kayak out of the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Jimmy Hostetler, management major at CU, looks at his kayak after losing it while kayaking down the flooded Boulder Creek, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Jimmy Hostetler, management major at CU, looks at his kayak after losing it while kayaking down the flooded Boulder Creek, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Austin Baker, freshman undecided major, right, and Sam Baird, freshman biology major, pull a log in the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Austin Baker, freshman undecided major, right, and Sam Baird, freshman biology major, pull a log in the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Sam Baird, freshman biology major, sits on a log in the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Sam Baird, freshman biology major, sits on a log in the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
From left to right, Adam Kaplan, freshman philosophy major, Austin Baker, freshman undecided major, rear, Sam Baird, freshman biology major, and Tyler Wharton, freshman engineering major, celebrate while watching a log flow down the flooded Boulder Creek after pushing it near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
From left to right, Adam Kaplan, freshman philosophy major, Austin Baker, freshman undecided major, rear, Sam Baird, freshman biology major, and Tyler Wharton, freshman engineering major, celebrate while watching a log flow down the flooded Boulder Creek after pushing it near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Stephen Mauney, freshman geology and ecology double major, slides into the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Stephen Mauney, freshman geology and ecology double major, slides into the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)

Boulder Creek near Folsom Street. Video by Joe Workman for the CU Independent

The view of Boulder Creek from the intersection of Arapahoe and Canyon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
The view of Boulder Creek from the intersection of Arapahoe and Canyon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Local kayaker Korey Dausz walks beside the creek after kayaking through the flash-flood type conditions. He reported two friends who had flipped on the creek, but no injuries were sustained. (Gray Bender/CU Independent)
Local kayaker Korey Dausz walks beside the creek after kayaking through the flash-flood type conditions. He reported two friends who had flipped on the creek, but no injuries were sustained. (Gray Bender/CU Independent)
A bench alongside Boulder Creek is covered in debris from rushing water. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
A bench alongside Boulder Creek is covered in debris from rushing water. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Local Boulderites sit out above the flooding Boulder Creek. Waters continue to rise as the storm persists. (Gray Bender/CU Independent)
Local Boulderites sit out above the flooding Boulder Creek. Waters continue to rise as the storm persists. (Gray Bender/CU Independent)
Knollwood Tennis Courts just west of the Pearl St. Mall completely submerged after intense flooding thursday afternoon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Knollwood Tennis Courts just west of the Pearl St. Mall completely submerged after intense flooding Thursday afternoon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
A lost sandal sits beside rushing water on 7th st. thursday afternoon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
A lost sandal sits beside rushing water on 7th st. Thursday afternoon. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Boulder residents create a barrier to direct rushing water away from their apartment complex thursday afternoon on the corner of Arapahoe and 7th. The residents used plastic bags filled with gravel and mud to hold up plywood boards preventing the water from flooding their apartments. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Boulder residents create a barrier to direct rushing water away from their apartment complex Thursday afternoon on the corner of Arapahoe and 7th. The residents used plastic bags filled with gravel and mud to hold up plywood boards preventing the water from flooding their apartments. (Nate Bruzdzinski/CU Independent)
Boulder firefighters from Engine 2 discuss searching for a missing kayaker in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Boulder firefighters from Engine 2 discuss searching for a missing kayaker in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
A Boulder firefighter from Engine 2 watches as several runners come running out of the creek in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. The runners ran under the bridge at 17th Avenue. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
A Boulder firefighter from Engine 2 watches as several runners come running out of the creek in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. The runners ran under the bridge at 17th Avenue. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
A Boulder firefighter with Engine 2 puts up caution tape to restrict access to Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
A Boulder firefighter with Engine 2 puts up caution tape to restrict access to Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Flooded areas are seen in between Boulder High School and Boulder Creek in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Flooded areas are seen in between Boulder High School and Boulder Creek in Boulder, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Kearby Milliner, a sophomore art major at CU, left, and Conner Carrier, a junior finance major at CU, watch the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)
Kearby Milliner, a sophomore art major at CU, left, and Conner Carrier, a junior finance major at CU, watch the flooded Boulder Creek near Boulder High School, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Recent high amounts of rain water have caused severe flooding and some evacuations in Boulder. (Kai Casey/CU Independent)

 

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