Snow showers continue this evening creating slick road conditions across southern Colorado. Overnight the N Pikes Peak Region sees a second push of moisture and locally heavy snowfall will once again be possible. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for far northern El Paso County where ~4" are possible by Tuesday morning. Also ahead, a High Wind Warning for much of southeast Colorado from 4-11am Tuesday morning as wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph. For more info on the forecast this holiday week, head over to the "Weather" tab.
Denver Water has temporarily stopped drawing water from its largest reservoir as a precaution after a truck rollover that spilled 800-gallons of concrete dye into an upstream river.
Originally reported as a spill of car washing soap, officials later learned of the dye that contains iron oxide.
The spill turned the Snake River orange as HAZMAT crews worked to contain the spill. The river flows into Dillon Reservoir, the largest of Denver Water's ten major reservoirs.
Denver Water officials will conduct tests over the weekend and expect to draw water from it on Monday. Water supplies are not expected to be affected.
The driver, 25-year-old William Bishop, of Clifton, was treated at the scene for minor injuries
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