Heavy snow predicted for mountains | SkyHiNews.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Heavy snow predicted for mountains

Sky-Hi News staff report
Courtesy National Weather Service

More winter weather is expected early this week, with up to 16 inches of fresh snow forecast by Tuesday afternoon.

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for parts of Grand County, including Winter Park, Berthoud Pass and Rocky Mountain National Park starting at 3 p.m. Monday through 3 p.m. Tuesday.

The warning calls for anywhere from eight to 16 inches of snow, with the heaviest powder happening above 7,500 feet. The predicted weather is likely to make travel difficult, especially Monday evening and Tuesday morning.



Warmer and drier conditions are expected to return later in the week, according to the NWS.

 


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

The Sky-Hi News strives to deliver powerful stories that spark emotion and focus on the place we live.

Over the past year, contributions from readers like you helped to fund some of our most important reporting, including coverage of the East Troublesome Fire.

If you value local journalism, consider making a contribution to our newsroom in support of the work we do.