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A Colorado Department of Transportation worker tells motorists Friday that U.S. Highway 40 over Rabbit Ears Pass is closed because of adverse weather conditions.

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Winds wreak havoc

Weather forces closure of upper-mountain chairlifts, some highways

High winds forced the closure of many of the ski area's upper-mountain chairlifts. The weather also played havoc with transportation across the state, as highways and interstates were shut down for much of the day because of winds, snow and avalanche danger.


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