Updated Report: Colorado Flooding
As noted in a service advisory issued Tuesday September 17, 2013, the tracks at Messex, Colorado,
Sterling, Colorado, and Moffat, Colorado are out of service due to multiple washouts. Messex,
Colorado is approximately 110 miles northeast of Denver, Colorado. Sterling, Colorado is
approximately 130 miles north of Denver, Colorado. Moffat, Colorado is approximately 100 miles
northwest of Denver, Colorado. Messex, Colorado and Moffat, Colorado are Union Pacific tracks
where BNSF operates.
It is estimated that the track will be returned to service at 6:00 p.m. Central Time on Sunday,
September 22, 2013. BNSF will continue to provide updates as information becomes available.
Customers may experience delays of 24 to 36 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.