The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory for Colorado. They are in effect Today – Thursday Morning. Temperatures are expected to drop substantially, which will turn precipitation from rain to snow. If you’re looking for some may powder turns, you’re going to want to head to Colorado on Thursday.
Up To 20″ In The Winter Storm Region & Up To 15″ In The Winter Weather Advisory Region.
There are currently 3 ski resorts open in Colorado including: Winter Park Resort, Loveland Resort, and Arapahoe Basin.
The Winter Advisories are in effect for areas above 9,000ft, but accumulating snowfall is forecasted to occur above 7,500ft.
Additional Storm Info:
Colorado: Up To 15″ of Snow Today – Thursday
* Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches, with localized amounts up to 15 inches, are expected. - NOAA Grand Junction, CO
CO Winter Weather Advisory:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Grand Junction CO 447 AM MDT Wed May 2 2018 Elkhead and Park Mountains-Grand and Battlement Mesas- Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-Flat Tops- Including the city of Trappers Lake ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT THURSDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches, with localized amounts up to 15 inches, are expected. * WHERE...Elkhead and Park Mountains, Grand and Battlement Mesas, Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys and Flat Tops. * WHEN...Until noon MDT Thursday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions with reduced visibilities at times.