Snow is expected to develop for our Monday afternoon and overnight hours. Bands of heavier snow are possible..and something we will be monitoring throughout the day today. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for far northern El Paso County where ~4" are possible by Tuesday morning. Also ahead, a High Wind Watch for much of southeast Colorado from 4-11am Tuesday morning as wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph. For more info on the forecast this holiday week, head over to the "Weather" tab.
Colorado ski resorts say they learned a lesson last season when snow levels fell to half of normal.
Arapahoe Basin built a 700-foot snow fence at the top of the ski area to capture snow that groomers can use to cover thin spots.
Keystone has five new fan snow guns and 30 low-energy stick guns that will help reduce energy and water use, making it last longer.
According to the Denver Post, ski resorts are worried about a continuing drought that has reduced creek levels.
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