« View county listWinter Storm Watch
Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Including the cities of Estes Park, Glendevey, Nederland,
Red Feather Lakes, Bailey, Central City, Evergreen, Georgetown,
Idaho Springs, Westcreek, Castle Rock, Elbert, Fondis, Kiowa,
1228 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
* TIMING...Snow will develop by Friday evening and may be heavy
at times Friday night into Saturday morning. Snow will
decrease Saturday afternoon.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Up to 1 foot possible.
* WIND/VISIBILITY...Northeast winds 15 to 30 mph, with the
strongest winds on the plains. Visibility may be reduced to a
quarter mile in heavy snow.
* IMPACTS...Roads will likely become snow and slush covered with
the onset of heavier snow Friday evening. Hazardous travel
conditions are expected to last into Saturday. Wet snow may
also accumulate on already leafed out trees, resulting in
broken tree limbs and scattered power outages.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor
the latest forecasts.