The biggest concern remains our very cold temperatures... Temperatures will fall through the teens and single digits overnight tonight. Cold conditions persist into Sunday with areas of snow in the afternoon and evening. Head over to the "Weather" tab for more information on totals and timing.
The sparse snowpack remaining in Colorado's mountains has dwindled to an alarming 12% of the 30 year average because of recent record-setting heat.
Snowpack makes up about 80% of the water in Colorado rivers, streams and reservoirs.
Streams in parts of the state are running at 45-50% of average. That figure varies from 60-100% this time last year.
After a dry March, April brought several storms that helped with
the state's snowpack, but May was dry again. Weather experts see no relief until at least August.
On Monday, Denver had a second day of record-breaking temperatures with a high of 98 degrees. That broke the old record of 97 set in 1884. Pueblo also set records both Sunday and Monday.
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