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20 crashes occurred during Monday storm

Routt County drivers got a crash course in winter driving Monday as snow fell throughout the day.

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Snowfall expected regularly through the week in Steamboat

Precipitation expected regularly through week

As much as a foot of snowfall could fall in the mountains near Steamboat Springs as part of a major storm system hitting the area Monday, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service.

More snow in forecast for Steamboat before Nov. 25 ski area opening

The ski area’s snowmaking crews were busy Friday morning with valley temperatures as low as 12 degrees, and meteorologists who focus on the ski resorts say there could be more natural snowfall on the way next week.

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Winter arrives in full force

Storms this week packed a punch for the Steamboat Ski Area, where 17 inches of snow fell at mid-mountain in a 48-hour period.

Cold northwest flow could bring a wave of modest snowfall to Park Range and Steamboat

Steamboat meteorologist expects 3 to 6 inches of snow by Thursday evening at Steamboat Ski Area and maybe an inch or two in town.

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Ski area prepares for season by firing up snow guns

A white strip of snow going down the Steamboat Ski Area Wednesday morning signaled the beginning of snowmaking operations.

October has been unusually mild in the Rocky Mountains of the Intermountain West

While high temperatures on Storm Peak are forecast by the National Weather Service to reach only into the mid- to high-40s, overnight lows aren’t expected to dip below freezing.

Indian summer to continue

The region will continue to experience an Indian summer through next week with mostly clear skies and above normal temperatures.

Mountaintop snowfall around Steamboat could come Monday or Tuesday night

The highest elevations around Steamboat Springs could see the first seasonal snowfall Monday and Tuesday nights, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service.

Classic September weather continues through the week in Steamboat

Fall weather is on the way for Steamboat Springs, with mild high temperatures in the low 70s expected through the week, and evenings becoming more brisk.

Haze moves out, drier weather moving in

After a soggy Thursday, mostly clear skies were expected to return to the Yampa Valley Friday.

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Hazy skies prompts health advisory

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment on Thursday issued a wildfire smoke health advisory for parts of Colorado, including the Yampa Valley.

Tuesday could bring fall-like weather

Steamboat Springs might get a taste of fall on Tuesday if weather forecasts stay true, and USA Pro Challenge cyclists could have a nice tailwind pushing them to Arapahoe Basin.

Upper Yampa Valley enjoying alternating sunny days with soaking rains

The National Weather Service confirms Steamboat Springs received .37 inches of rain Aug. 3, followed by 1.05 inches on Aug. 4, for a two-day total of 1.42 inches. That compares to the average rainfall for the entire month of 1.6 inches.

Steamboat rain gauges see almost an inch from Monday's lightning storm

The brunt of the storm appeared to flow through Strawberry Park and other neighborhoods just north and northwest of Steamboat Springs.

Snowfall in southern Colorado could benefit from El Niño

The start of the ski season is still more than four months away, but forecasters are already looking at how much snow Mother Nature may provide.

With several small fires, caution urged

Local fire officials are urging people to use extreme caution this holiday weekend.

Chance for rain in Steamboat increases Sunday after dry second half of June

The dry spell could break over the holiday weekend with the greatest chance of rain arriving Sunday in the Park Range outside Steamboat as well as in the Flat Tops.

Warm weather continues through the week in Steamboat

Seasonably warm temperatures are expected to continue through the first half of the week, with some isolated moisture throughout the region, forecasters are predicting.

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June 1 snowpack far exceeds normal across the Colorado Rockies

The areas that carry the highest snowpack deep into summer are also susceptible to flood danger. Hoosier Pass, on Colorado Highway 9 between Breckenridge and South Park, with 14.2 inches of water content, is a case in point.