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.
The National Weather Service says up to 20 inches of snow can be expected in the Colorado mountains through Monday.
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Five tornadoes touched down on Colorado’s Eastern Plains on Saturday afternoon, causing damage in some areas.
The cycle of summertime thunderstorms is a crucial part of the climate in eastern 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.
There have been no reports of damage or injuries from tornadoes, but in some places, hail piled up several inches deep.
Near hurricane force wind gusts have been hammering eastern Colorado on Tuesday, all part of a large, slow-moving storm system in the central United States.
The threat of tornadoes increases rapidly during the month of May and lasts through August.