Projections for a major winter storm to hit the East Coast have prompted airlines to cancel some flights out of Denver this weekend.
Winter weather, hazardous driving and avalanche warnings are covering Colorado.
Officials with the Colorado Department of Transportation and at Denver International Airport say they are ready for the couple of inches of snow that are projected to fall on Christmas Eve and Christmas.
There was another welcome sight in Colorado as snow has been falling in the high country.
Denver Public Works crews worked overnight to keep the streets in the Denver metro area clear after it started snowing Wednesday evening. Crews will be out again Thursday evening as the second round of snow is expected to fall.
A storm is expected to bring up to 10 inches to some of Colorados central and southern mountains.
If you have lived in Colorado for a while you probably remember the loveable polar bear cubs Klondike and Snow from the Denver Zoo.
Loveland Ski Area fired up the snowmaking guns on Wednesday.
Thursday’s snow in the Denver metro area added to what has been a snowy February — one of the snowiest yet.
After more than 17 years together, Denver’s favorite polar bears will be split up.