A second disturbance will bring another round of snow showers to the Front Range this afternoon and early evening. While not as heavy as yesterday, some additional light accumulations over the higher terrain will be possible, including Teller and Northern El Paso Counties. Highs in the 30s and 40s will feel colder when factoring a blustery northwest wind. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Colorado state legislators are awash in ideas to help resolve the drought. Lawmakers are beginning to toss around the early the stages of ideas that could turn into bills later on.
The possible solutions they've come up with include: setting mandatory water conservation targets for residents and cities, giving cities a quicker way to buy water from farmers during a drought and helping water providers borrow to build and repair dams.
Lawmakers and water experts agree there is little the Legislature can do to fix the drought this year, but some measures could increase the long-term stability of the state's water supply.
Reservoir storage statewide is at 51% of the 30-year average.