Winter Returns to Northern Colorado
Winter will return Monday night into Tuesday in Northern Colorado. The National Weather Service is calling for 2-4 inches of snow and very cold temperatures overnight, a Low of 3 degrees above overnight and a high of 8 above on Tuesday. A Winter Weather Advisory begins at 11pm Monday.
From the National Weather Service:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM MONDAY NIGHT TO 5 PM MST TUESDAY...
* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP BY OR SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN 2 AM AND 8 AM...WHEN SNOWFALL RATES MAY APPROACH 1 INCH PER HOUR. SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY LATE TUESDAY MORNING AND COME TO AN END BY LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
* ACCUMULATION/WIND...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH UP TO 8 INCHES IN THE WESTERN AND SOUTHERN SUBURBS OF THE DENVER METRO AREA. NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH EAST OF I-25 WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE ICY AND SNOW PACKED WITH VERY
HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS EXPECTED. VISIBILITIES COULD DROP BELOW ONE QUARTER OF A MILE IN THE HEAVIER SNOW AND STRONGER WINDS.
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