The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Colorado. It’s in effect from 12:00pm Today – 9:00am Friday morning. Snow is forecasted to impact the area throughout that time.
- 4-8″ of Snow Today – Friday Morning
“A low pressure system passing to the south will bring snow showers for portions of southwestern Colorado and southeastern Utah today through Friday. Cloud cover remains in place across the region today keeping temperatures below normal. The snow may result in dangerous road conditions, especially over mountain passes, so dial 511 for the latest road conditions. High pressure returns this weekend bringing back near normal temperatures.”
– NOAA Grand Junction, CO
Snow levels are forecasted to hover around 5,000ft throughout the storm.
The 6-10 day outlook calls for above average temperatures and above average precipitation in Colorado.
Additional Storm Info:
Colorado: 4-8″ of Snow Today – Friday Morning
* Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches expected. - NOAA Grand Junction, CO
Winter Weather Advisory:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Grand Junction CO 342 AM MST Thu Dec 6 2018 Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains- Including the cities of Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton, Rico, and Hesperus ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 AM MST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches expected. * WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan Mountains. * WHEN...From noon today to 9 AM MST Friday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, especially over Red Mountain, Coal Bank and Molas Passes on Highway 550, Lizard Head Pass on Highway 145 and Slumgullion Pass on Highway 149.