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Parking restrictions aid plow operations

As the community digs out, Routt County and the city of Steamboat Springs are reminding people to keep plow drivers in mind.

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New cameras give big glimpse of Rabbit Ears road conditions

As winter weather takes hold in the Yampa Valley, new traffic cameras have gone live and give travelers a better idea of what it looks like on Rabbit Ears Pass.

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Waves of snow could be headed in direction of Steamboat

The Weather Service reported the temperature at the summit of the Steamboat Ski Area, was 2 degrees at noon Wednesday. But temperatures are expected to moderate Thursday and Friday as a storm brings natural snowfall to the Park Range.

Snow above 9,000 feet in Steamboat's forecast for late Sunday and early Monday

A line of rain and snow will move through Colorado from Aspen to Steamboat on Sunday night into early Monday morning, but the first week of November likely will be mild and dry.

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Winter makes appearance above 10,000 feet on Steamboat Ski Area

Snow was falling, but not sticking, in downtown Steamboat midday Wednesday, and the National Weather Service in Grand Junction was calling for 3 to 5 inches of snow to accumulate Wednesday afternoon.

Wet weather, chance of mountain snow in forecast

Wet weather will continue through most of the week in the region, with snowfall levels dropping as low as 10,000 feet later Monday, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service.

Rain returns to forecast for Steamboat Springs area

After a week filled with sunshine and warm weather, rain is expected to return to the Steamboat Springs area Friday afternoon.

Rain fell the last 12 days of August leading to 5-plus inches for the month

In the midst of a 12-day run of rain that ended August, it was the .52 inches and .78 inches that fell back-to-back on Aug. 27 and 28 that rallied Steamboat past the five-inch threshold.

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Unrelenting rain ratchets up pressure on farmers, ranchers

City dwellers are saying “Enough already!” But the real pain is being felt by farmers and ranchers who depend upon the valley’s grass hay crop to make their world go around.

El Nino is not a big thing for Steamboat this winter

Steamboat Springs-based meteorologist Mike Weissbluth said Steamboat’s relationship with El Nino is complex and varies with the longitudinal ocation of a ridge of high pressure that typically sets up in the eastern Pacific during El Nino years.

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Rain, snow mix could give peaks in Zirkel a taste of autumn Saturday night

A weather change arrives Saturday night when a fall-like storm will bring dropping temperatures and heavy rain, possibly mixed with snow at high elevation as the main front moves through the area.

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Outskirts of Steamboat see more than 1.5 inches of rain in less than 24 hours

Weather forecaster Chris Cuoco confirmed that the official rainfall total for the 24 hours preceding 7 a.m. Wednesday was 0.98 inches, well short of the record of 1.29 inches set in July 1996.

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Flash flood watch issued for Steamboat Springs

Very heavy rainfall and thunderstorms could be the norm in Western Colorado for the first half of the week, according to the forecast.

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Steamboat pelted with hail during Wednesday night storm

Steamboat Springs weather monitors reported receiving between .48 inches and .18 inches of rain during last night's storm.

Steamboat hasn't seen measurable rainfall since June 28

The last measurable precipitation here was the .27 inches that was recorded the morning of June 28.

June precip is less than one-third of average in Steamboat Springs, but relief is in the forecast

The official weather observer for Steamboat Springs reports just a half-inch of rain in June compared to the average for the entire month of 1.77 inches.

Quick cold spell will bring below-freezing temperatures

Residents hoping for a hearty tomato crop this summer might want to cover their plants Wednesday night.

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Steamboat’s Art Judson honored by National Weather Service

Meteorologist in Charge Ben Moyer said Art Judson is known among his staff for his willingness to call in a report of a notable weather phenomenon at all hours of the night.

Yampa River in Steamboat Springs running above average

Steamboat weather observer Art Judson’s station between the downtown and the mountain recorded a third of an inch of precipitation through Sunday and another 0.19 inches by 7 a.m. Monday.

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Mother's Day storm blows away any picnic plans

The wind was strong enough at 10:30 a.m. Sunday to bring down a pair of mature aspens that fell, one on each side, of a duplex on Fish Creek Falls Road.