Photos: Veteran snowplow driver prepares for weekend storm

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Photos: Veteran snowplow driver prepares for weekend storm

Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation inspects his snowplow Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the high country from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Sunday. More than a foot of snow is possible at higher elevations and travel could be difficult. Scattered snow showers with a few inches of accumulation are forecast for Durango. Gallegos has been a plow driver for 18 years, and he will be retiring in the next couple of months.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation inspects his snowplow Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the high country from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Sunday. More than a foot of snow is possible at higher elevations and travel could be difficult. Scattered snow showers with a few inches of accumulation are forecast for Durango. Gallegos has been a plow driver for 18 years, and he will be retiring in the next couple of months.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation looks up at the falling snowflakes Friday at the Rockwood facility while loading his snowplow with gravel for a weekend snowstorm.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation loads his snowplow with gravel Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm.

Photos: Veteran snowplow driver prepares for weekend storm

Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation inspects his snowplow Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the high country from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Sunday. More than a foot of snow is possible at higher elevations and travel could be difficult. Scattered snow showers with a few inches of accumulation are forecast for Durango. Gallegos has been a plow driver for 18 years, and he will be retiring in the next couple of months.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation inspects his snowplow Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the high country from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Sunday. More than a foot of snow is possible at higher elevations and travel could be difficult. Scattered snow showers with a few inches of accumulation are forecast for Durango. Gallegos has been a plow driver for 18 years, and he will be retiring in the next couple of months.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation looks up at the falling snowflakes Friday at the Rockwood facility while loading his snowplow with gravel for a weekend snowstorm.
Toby Gallegos with the Colorado Department of Transportation loads his snowplow with gravel Friday at the Rockwood facility in preparation for a weekend snowstorm.
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