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NWS Denver/Boulder, CO
For today and tonight:
Snow will continue in the higher mountains today, becoming more
widespread and heavy at times this afternoon and tonight.
Additional accumulations of 8 to 14 inches are expected in the
higher mountains with 4 to 10 inches in north and South Parks and
the Front Range foothills.
On the plains scattered light snow showers will develop this
morning, then snow will become widespread this afternoon. The
snow may become heavy for a few hours, especially near the
foothills and south of Denver. Snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches
are expected in the Denver area by Wednesday morning, with up to
7 inches near the foothills and south of Denver. On the plains 1
to 3 inches of snow is expected.
Temperatures will fall during the day behind a cold front with
upper teens and lower 20s on the plains this afternoon. North
winds will gusting the 25 to 35 mph range this morning, then
diminish by this evening.
For Wednesday through Monday:
Snow will gradually end Wednesday morning as an upper level
trough moves east of the area. Temperatures will be well below
normal. For Thursday and Friday it will be dry with moderating
Spotter reports of snowfall will be appreciated.