Locally heavy rain and snow will impact Southern Colorado through Friday afternoon and early evening. Heaviest snow will favor the mountains, Teller County, and El Paso County. This will lead to difficult travel conditions by Friday morning. Heavy snow will also occur in the higher terrain to the southwest of Pueblo. The storm will wind down later Friday evening. For the full forecast including snowfall potential, click on the "weather" tab.
The flood-damaged highway in Coal Creek Canyon northwest of Denver is reopening.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is expected to be on hand when Colorado Highway 72 formally reopens Monday.
Damage from the September floods forced the state to close the highway from the junction with Colorado 93 outside Westminster to the junction with Colorado 119 near Nederland.
The floods killed nine people, damaged or destroyed nearly 2,000 homes and washed out hundreds of miles of roads.
U.S. 36 between Lyons and Estes Park is also open after temporary repairs for flood damage.
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