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"We noticed it's raining tonight in Boulder!" Oof.

Posted on September 16, 2013, at 2:29 p.m. ET

I get that this is automatic, but it's still unfortunate timing, OKCupid

Ben Dreyfuss

@bendreyfuss

I get that this is automatic, but it's still unfortunate timing, OKCupid

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This unfortunate notification shared by Mother Jones' Ben Dreyfuss.

So far, five deaths have been confirmed in historic Colorado flooding:

The number of people unaccounted for in flood-ravaged Colorado rose Sunday to 1,254 as flooding spread to 15 counties and rain continued to fall.

Many of those unaccounted for were reported unreachable on the phone by family members.

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