The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Colorado. It’s in effect until Tuesday Morning. Accumulating snowfall is forecasted to impact the mountains throughout this time. Travel may be difficult, so check the forecast before you travel on mountain roads.
3-8+” of Snow Through Tuesday Morning In Colorado.
Snow levels will start out around 9,500ft, but are forecasted to drop all the way down to 8,500ft this morning.
Additional Storm Info:
Colorado: 3-8+” of Snow Through Tuesday Morning
* Total snow accumulations of 3 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, are expected. - NOAA Grand Junction, CO
The 6-10 day outlook calls for below average temperatures and near-average precipitation in Colorado.
CO Winter Weather Advisory:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Grand Junction CO 413 AM MDT Mon Oct 8 2018 Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains- Including the cities of Telluride, Silverton, and Rico ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT TUESDAY ABOVE 9500 FEET... * WHAT...Occasional snow showers. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, are expected. * WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan Mountains, including Lizard Head, Red Mountain, Coal Bank, Molas, and Slumgullion Passes. * WHEN...Until 9 AM MDT Tuesday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions and reduced visibilities at times as rounds of show showers and isolated embedded thunderstorms move across the area. Snow levels will drop to around 8500 feet by morning.