A system producing heavy snow in the central mountains arrives in SE Colorado overnight Sunday into Monday bringing moisture, windy conditions and colder temperatures. Snow showers will be possible across the I-25 corridor to start the day. This system will produce bands of snow through the day Monday. Areas under these bands will see periods of heavy snowfall which, with windy conditions, could create travel difficulties. Several inches of accumulation will be possible in areas where these bands develop. For more information click the ‘Weather’ tab...
The Colorado Department of Transportation says Trail Ridge Road
was shut down around six a.m. due to the adverse conditions.
It reopened this afternoon.
The road is part of US Highway 34, and climbs to 12,183 feet before descending.
Forecasters say snow drifts of up to two feet have been reported
on parts of the roadway.
It's not clear how soon Trail Ridge Road might reopen.