Skiers rejoiced and stores pulled snowblowers out of storage as a persistent spring storm delivered another round of wet snow to parts of Wyoming, Colorado and the Dakotas on Wednesday.
Tough watering restrictions will remain in place this summer for Denver Water customers despite this week’s snowstorms.
Climatologists are happy to see all the moisture from recent snowfall in Northern Colorado but that doesn’t mean the severe drought conditions are over.
Denver Public Works is preparing for Saturday’s snow and winter weather advisory. Denver International Airport is also on standby for snow.
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.