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Weather advisories dropped as skies clear, temperatures warm

A storm system that brought cool temperatures, cloudy skies and several feet of snow to the high country was headed out of the state Friday, making way for warming temperatures and mostly clear...

DATE: May 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Spring storm snarls plans across Colorado

A powerful spring storm swept through the state Thursday, dumping more than 2 feet of snow in the foothills west of Denver and rain in Durango. Heavy snowfall forced the cancellation of graduation...

DATE: May 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Thunderstorm brought strong winds

A thunderstorm blew through La Plata County during the 4 p.m. hour bringing strong winds. The strongest recorded wind gust during the storm was 45 mph at the Durango-La Plata County Airport, Norv...

DATE: May 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowstorm causes damage, electrical outages in Pueblo area

PEUBLO, Colo. (AP) – Barely a month after a severe windstorm swept through southeast Colorado and caused about $1 million in damage in the Pueblo area, the area is again cleaning up storm damage. A...

DATE: April 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Tornadoes, flooding kill 6 in parts of South, Midwest

CANTON, Texas (AP) – Severe storms including tornadoes swept through several small towns in East Texas, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, and leaving a trail of overturned...

DATE: April 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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Spring storms to persist through weekend in Southwest Colorado

A spring storm that moved in late Wednesday brought mostly rain to elevations below 7,000 feet in elevation and up to 6 inches of snow to the highest peaks of the San Juan Mountains in Southwest...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Fire danger high in La Plata County, Southwest Colorado

A red flag warning has been issued for Southwest Colorado through 8 p.m. Thursday, including southern La Plata County and the town of Cortez, according to the National Weather Service. The warning...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Another winter storm on its way

Another winter storm is on its way and is expected to drop 8 to 14 inches of snow in elevations above 8,000 feet in the San Juan Mountains, according to the National Weather Service. Andrew Lyons,...

DATE: April 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Snow totals lackluster from Southwest Colorado storm

A spring storm puttered out late this week, leaving only a few inches Friday and Saturday in most parts of the San Juan Mountains. Warmer-than-expected temperatures, mixed with dryer air, disrupted...

DATE: April 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Spring storm spins snow, rain in the Four Corners

A slow-moving storm brought snow and rain Friday to Southwest Colorado. Radar systems showed the storm moving in a counterclockwise motion Friday afternoon, like a galaxy orbiting a super-massive...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Winter storm could bring 18 inches to high country

A winter storm warning was issued for early Friday through Saturday morning as a winter storm could bring up to 18 inches of snow to the high county around the San Juan Mountains, according to the...

DATE: March 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Storm expected to bring snow to mountains near Durango

A winter storm expected to drop more than a foot of snow starting Monday night had brought enough snow by 10 p.m. Monday for the Colorado Department of Transportation to put the chain law in effect...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News