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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.

Unusually strong storms in Pacific influence Steamboat's return to rainy pattern

After a break early Saturday moref energy is ejected over our area ahead of the eastward progressing west coast storm, bringing another round of moderate to heavy rain for Steamboat Saturday afternoon and extending into the night.

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May showers bring normal streamflow in Steamboat despite sub-par spring snowpack

It was a tale of two rivers in the upper Yampa Basin, with the Yampa River in Steamboat flowing close to the range of typical streamflows for mid May, but with the Elk River already flowing well below the median flow for the date.

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Rain pushes Yampa River in Steamboat to record flows levels for May 6

While there remains significant snowpack, albeit below average, on Rabbit Ears Pass, it was apparent that it was rain, not heat that brought the Yampa River up to record flows for May 6.

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Yampa River is on the rise in Steamboat, peak flows still in future

The Yampa River is expected to flow significantly higher in Steamboat by the middle of the coming work week, but it’s unlikely to peak for the season, according to a hydrologist tracking the Colorado River Basin from Salt Lake City.

Showers, but no snow, expected in Steamboat for the week

An “impressive” spring storm that hit Steamboat over the weekend tapers off Monday, though cool Canadian air and moisture will continue to drag over the area, according to a weekend forecast from SnowAlarm.

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Snow expected to continue in high country through Saturday

At lower elevations in Steamboat Springs, only modest snow accumulations are expected Friday and Saturday.

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Snow tire legislation loses traction in Colorado Senate

State Representative Diane Mitsch Bush will continue to push for new legislation that would require more drivers to use snow tires or chains on Interstate 70 in the mountains despite the State Senate's move to study the issue first.

Weather Service issues red flag warning for Western Colorado ahead of mid-week cold front

The forecast calls for possible wind gusts of 45 to 55 miles per hour on Tuesday afternoon.