The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Colorado’s Western Slope.
The worst of the snow has moved out from the storm that has battered New Jersey and the rest of the East Coast, and travelers at Denver International Airport are experiencing fewer problems.
Strong winds could have rapidly spread several grass fires intentionally set in Jefferson County.
Another round of nasty winter weather causing problems on the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic is also causing problems for flights at Denver International Airport.
A backcountry skier survived an avalanche that he triggered Saturday morning on Berthoud Pass and it was all caught on video.
The Ruby Hill Rail Yard will open for its 8th season on Saturday.
The dry and clear forecast this week is giving road crews in the mountains a chance to remove the mountains of snow piling up since New Year’s Day.
Blowing snow is expected to continue making travel dangerous in parts of Colorado’s mountains through the evening.
High winds closed down Highway 285 for most of the afternoon near Fairplay on Monday.
More snow and high winds are expected in Colorado after portions of the state were pummeled by winter weather and gusting wind.