The National Weather Service says up to 20 inches of snow can be expected in the Colorado mountains through Monday.
Highway 82 over Independence Pass opens for the season at noon on Thursday.
Four Western Slope counties have the highest insurance rates in the country, and time is running out for thousands of Coloradans there who are trying to get less expensive health care.
This is the final weekend for several ski resorts in the high county.
Construction at the Twin Tunnels to widen the westbound tunnel and make it safer for drivers will last until December.
Windy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.
This week’s fresh powder is great for skiers and boarders who want to enjoy spring skiing in Colorado’s mountains but it’s concerning for those who monitor avalanche conditions.
It’s a soggy and chilly night across Colorado as a Pacific storm system crosses the state.
Road conditions in the high country on Sunday messed up the travel plans for thousands of skiers and snowboarders.
Continued snowfall in the high country is resulting in high avalanche danger for backcountry skiers.