Taking a look at the Colorado Statewide Snowpack graph, the bold purple line shows that March 2016 has accelerated melting when compared to an average winter. What we don’t want to see happen is if the purple line continues ahead of schedule like it did back in 2013. That was the year of the Black Forest Fire, Colorado’s most destructive wildfire in state history.
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