After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Only the most critical government services will continue while the nation waits for Congress to approve an emergency spending bill.
Meanwhile, national parks are closing their doors.
Many popular icons closed this morning include The Statue of Liberty, The National Zoo, and The Grand Canyon.
The National Park Police in Washington say they plan to barricade the monuments there.
According to the United States National Park Service, the state of Colorado has 13 national parks. Some of these include Rocky Mountain National Park, The Great Sand Dunes, and Mesa Verde National Park.
Park officials say anyone camping in these parks already will be asked to leave.
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