After a dry and mild winter, we get our winter weather patterns in the spring. Too bad rain doesn't pile up like snow and slowly melt.
The Colorado River drainage is getting a lot of moisture. That should help Lake Powell and Lake Mead.
After a devastating flood in 1966 along the South Platte through the Denver area, Chatfield Dam was built. It is now overflowing and the South Platte over it's banks in downtown Denver.
Seems Gaia does what she wants and us puny homo sapiens have little to say about it. That won't stop the econazis from screeching about "climate change".
This weather is tough on wildlife. The riparian areas support
much of the Eastern Plains wildlife and this is nesting season.
The people are losing fields, buildings, bridges and roads. County budgets are being hammered.
All this seems to validate the family wisdom handed down generation to generation. Build where it is high, dry, and windy.