Increasing clouds and falling temperatures can be expected this afternoon, as a storm system approaches from the west. Rain and snow showers will develop along and west of I-25 by mid-afternoon, gradually spreading to the south and southeast this evening and overnight. The higher terrain west of I-25 will see accumulating snow, heavy, in some cases. Click on the "Weather" tab for specifics.
The search for survivors of a helicopter crash is over, though recovery efforts still continue.
Divers and search crews were able to find the cockpit voice recorder along with the bodies of 8 people inside the helicopter that crashed in the Gulf of Mexico earlier this week. Among the passengers, 46 year-old Donald J. Janning of Monument.
The search was called off last night. Investigators are now trying to determine the cause of the crash.