Weather

Storm dumps foot of snow in high country, few inches in Durango

A winter weather advisory remained in effect until 2 p.m. Sunday for the San Juan Mountains, where a winter storm dumped about a foot of snow overnight. Snow continued to fall Sunday morning on the...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 11 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Storm could bring 1 to 3 inches of snow to Durango

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the San Juan Mountains, including the towns of Silverton, Telluride, Ouray and Hesperus, with up to a foot of snow expected at...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 4 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado skier numbers down amid warm, dry winter

ASPEN, Colo. – Early season visits to Colorado ski resorts are down between 11 and 13 percent compared with last year because of low snow conditions, operators reported. Colorado Ski Country USA,...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Storm dumps a foot of snow in high country, 9 inches at Purgatory Resort

After weeks of waiting, the first substantial winter storm hit Southwest Colorado this week, dumping upwards of a foot of snow in the high country. Snow continued to fall Wednesday night on the...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Storm brings snow to Southwest Colorado high country

Overcast conditions and patchy fog made way for clear blue skies Sunday morning, but not before a short-lived snowstorm left a modest amount of snowfall in the parched high country of Southwest...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Winter weather advisory in effect for San Juan Mountains

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the San Juan Mountains, including the towns of Silverton, Telluride, Ouray and Hesperus, with up to a foot of snow expected at...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Storm could bring 6 to 10 inches of snow to high country around Durango

A storm is expected to move into the region over the weekend, bringing 6 to 10 inches of snow to the high country. “We are watching a storm coming in,” said Meteorologist Andrew Lyons with the...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

New year could bring snow to Southwest Colorado

Unseasonably warm temperatures may have more people in Durango enjoying ice cream than skiing – a trend that is expected to continue for at least the next week. And while ice cream parlors are...

DATE: Dec. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Traces of snow possible Christmas morning

A storm could bring a trace of snow to Durango Christmas morning, but otherwise warm and dry weather could persist. The snow storm is expected to move in Sunday, Christmas Eve, after dark and it...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dry early winter worries McPhee Reservoir managers

Winter is off to a slow start in the Dolores Basin, and it’s becoming a concern for McPhee Reservoir managers. Mountain snowpack is sparse, with more brown ground showing than snowy white. Snotels...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ring in the sky catches people’s eye Sunday

A mysterious ring in the sky around Durango on Sunday afternoon had some people wondering if life from another planet had finally arrived to Earth or if the sight was long-awaited evidence of...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Temperatures unseasonably warm for Durango

Temperatures in Durango have been unseasonably warm over the past few weeks. Jim Pringle, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Grand Junction, said high temperatures for the first...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News