Autumn Storm Socks Colorado's High Country

Snow in the high country Saturday makes for treacherous conditions along Interstate 70. The snow forced CDOT to close several roads temporarily including Vail and Loveland Passes and chain laws were in effect for several hours. A storm has dumped up to a foot of snow on the rocky mountains. It started falling Friday night. Snow plows have kept I–70 open, but roads in the region are reported to be icy and snow–packed. The heavy snowfall is good news for the three Colorado ski resorts already open and more snow is expected next week. The three ski resorts now open are Arapahoe Basin, Loveland, and Copper Mountain.
© KKCO NBC 11 News - All Rights Reserved


KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 2068847 - nbc11news.com/a?a=2068847
Gray Television, Inc.