Eastern Plains

A crash on U.S. 285 (credit: Inter-Canyon Fire Protection District)

1 Killed In Snowy Conditions On U.S. 285, Eastern Plains Also Hit Hard

Blowing and drifting snow is moving across the northeast Colorado plains and causing a lot of problems for drivers, and multiple crashes on U.S. 285, including a fatality, have closed down the highway.

01/03/2015

Mountain snow (credit: CBS)

Wind Chills Down To 50 Below In Parts Of Rockies

Wind chills down to around 50 below zero are possible in the Rockies as bitter cold arctic air hangs over the region.

12/30/2014

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Snowstorm Delivers White Christmas For Large Swaths Of Colorado

The snowy Christmas that Coloradans began prepping for days ago arrived Thursday afternoon, as more than a foot of snow was expected in some mountain locations.

12/25/2014

Snow covers Berthoud Pass (credit: CDOT)

Foot Of Snow Hits Colorado Mountain Areas

A fast-moving snowstorm brought more than a foot of snow to some areas of the Colorado mountains as remnants of the so-called Pineapple Express band of storms headed across the Eastern Plains on Saturday and began losing steam.

12/14/2014

The Eisenhower Tunnel Saturday night (credit: CBS)

Winter Storm Warning For Colorado High Country

The National Weather Service says up to 20 inches of snow can be expected in the Colorado mountains through Monday.

11/23/2014

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Colorado Drought Documentary To Debut In Limon Saturday

“Droughtland,” a 45-minute documentary, focuses on the devastating conditions that has gripped most of southeast Colorado this decade.

11/07/2014

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Plan Considered To Transform Prison Into Pot Facility

A plan in Brush is making waves to transform a former medium security prison into a facility for growing and selling pot.

08/04/2014

Roman Glemba shows his destroyed barn. (credit: CBS)

Tornado Destroys Barn As Man Hides Inside

Five tornadoes touched down on Colorado’s Eastern Plains on Saturday afternoon, causing damage in some areas.

06/21/2014

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Recent Storms Bring Hope To Drought Stricken SE Colorado

The cycle of summertime thunderstorms is a crucial part of the climate in eastern Colorado.

06/19/2014

Teller County (credit: Lori Flint)

Twisters Land As Severe Storms Slam Colorado

A line of severe storms packing high winds and hail swept across Colorado’s Front Range and eastern plains Sunday, spawning several damaging tornadoes, including one that dropped down near a junior golf tournament southeast of Denver.

06/08/2014

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