Rabbit Ears Pass
Blowing snow is expected to continue making travel dangerous in parts of Colorado’s mountains through the evening.
The Silverthorne exit on Interstate 70 will be temporarily closed as USA Pro Challenge riders race from Breckenridge to Steamboat Springs.
Mathias Frank of Switzerland rode to a three-second win Tuesday in the second stage of the USA Pro Challenge, while Lachlan Morton of Australia finished second to assume the overall lead.
The 2013 USA Pro Challenge will kick off Aug. 19 in Aspen and Snowmass Village, then pass through six more Colorado cities before its finale in Denver on Aug. 25.
A snowmobiler had a close call over the weekend in Routt County.
A popular winter pastime in the Centennial State is snowmobiling. From sweeping mountain pass views to gliding over snowy meadows, the sport is growing in popularity.