A strong winter storm will bring widespread snow in the mountains, and a mixture of rain and snow in the valleys.twitpic.com/byzvdu
— NWS Grand Junction (@NWSGJT) January 28, 2013
A Pacific storm system will continue to move through the western states and Rockies Monday…and snow will persist twitpic.com/byzsrc
— NWS Pueblo (@NWSPueblo) January 28, 2013
— Fort Morgan Times (@FortMorganTimes) January 28, 2013
From the National Weather Service Grand Junction office:
…SNOW CONTINUES TO ACCUMULATE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF THE REGION…
THE FOLLOWING ARE PRELIMINARY 24 HOUR SNOWFALL AMOUNTS, AS ESTIMATED USING READINGS FROM AUTOMATED SNOW MEASURING EQUIPMENT SCATTERED THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS OF EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO. THE SNOW FELL DURING THE 24 HOUR PERIOD ENDING AT 4 AM MONDAY MORNING. ESTIMATED AMOUNTS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
THE SOUTHWEST COLORADO MOUNTAINS…4 TO 12 INCHES.
THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN COLORADO…2 TO 8 INCHES.
THE EASTERN UTAH MOUNTAINS…3 TO 5 INCHES.