COLD temperatures and occasional flurries and light snow will prevail today for much of Southern Colorado. Heaviest and most persistent snow showers will remain in the mountains. Watch out for some icy spots on the roads too and don't expect much melting... highs will only climb to the teens and 20s today... For complete details click on the 'Weather' tab!
Warm march temperatures could be the cause of death of a climber who was killed in an avalanche Saturday.
Chaffee County Sheriffs say they've recovered the body of Kyle Fitzpatrick of Colorado Springs. He was killed while climbing La Plata Peak.
A spokesman for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center says
mountain temperatures have been in the 50's, which is very unusual for this month. The warm weather is creating unstable snowpack.