Snow Expected East of the Divide on Thursday

A complex winter storm is taking shape. Most of the snow will end up falling in the Denver area, but the storm could drop some measurable snow east of the divide on Thursday and into Friday. The details of this storm will probably not reveal themselves until the time comes closer, but at this time, a widespread 1-3 inches is expected east of the Continental Divide, with higher amounts possible where the ingredients come together a bit better. Click here to read the latest Special Weather Statement issued for this storm.

The above image represents the model depiction of expected 6 hour snow accumulation. The loop begins at 5am Wednesday morning, and goes through Friday evening.

Image Key:

Light Purple = Less than 1 inch of snow accumulation during the 6hr period

Gray = 1 to 2 inches

Yellow = 2 to 3 inches

Blue = 3 to 6 inches

Red = 6 + inches (or at least 1 inch of snow per hour!)

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