Spring storm could bring 20 inches to parts of Grand County
Up to 20 inches of snow could fall on parts of Grand County with a storm beginning Wednesday afternoon and continuing into Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.
The NWS issued a winter storm warning for the northern part of the county from 3 p.m. Wednesday until midnight Thursday.
Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the Gore Range are expected to get hit the hardest with accumulations of 10-20 inches. Wind gusts up to 35 mph are also expected.
Berthoud Pass and Winter Park should get less snow, with accumulations expected to be closer to 3-8 inches. The NWS warns the storm could make travel difficult.
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