A storm system will begin to impact Southern Colorado by late Friday morning. Mountain locations will simply see snow, but lower elevations will see rain eventually change to snow by later Friday afternoon. Locations that are higher in elevation will see the heaviest snow, due to them seeing cooler temperatures. So, Teller County, far northwest El Paso County, and the Wet & Sangre de Cristo Mountains will likely see several inches of wet snow. The major cities will see far less amounts and the storm will exit toward early Saturday morning.
Northbound I-25 is open again after a dump truck lost its load spilling rocks all over the interstate.
Traffic piled up well past Cimarron, where the rock spill took place. All lanes were shut down on the northbound side while crews cleaned up the mess.
The driver of the dump truck faces an $80 fine.
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