May is the month known for springtime rains along the Front Range. On average the month can come through with 2.12 inches of precipitation. Making it the wettest month on average for Denver. Followed up by July, April and August.
After starting the month of April worried about high fire danger and the lack of winter moisture the month of April came through like gangbusters with moisture-packed snowstorms every week, CBS4 meteorologist Dave Aguilera writes.
A worsening snowstorm that’s hitting east of Denver is causing problems for travelers flying in and out of Denver International Airport on Wednesday.
A slow moving spring storm is bringing much-needed moisture to parts of the Rockies and the Plains, but winds are raising the wildfire danger to the south.
The April snow to hit Colorado this week brings a bonus weekend for skiers and snowboarders. Both Vail and Breckenridge will reopen Friday for the weekend.
Snow started falling hard in Fort Collins early Monday morning and then it moved into Denver and much of the Front Range in the afternoon.
The Colorado Rockies and the New York Mets game Monday night has been postponed by a heavy spring snowstorm.
Windy conditions and more snow caused problems across Colorado’s Front Range on Tuesday.
A powerful snowstorm moving east through Colorado on Saturday forced the cancellation of more than 100 flights at Denver International Airport and led transportation officials to close several highways because of blowing snow and multiple accidents.
It was a tough drive along Interstate 70 Sunday morning after a winter storm left icy patches along the highway. Those slick spots are being blamed for numerous crashes.