Next storm hits the mountains with snow & wind Friday: Pinpoint Weather Alert Day
DENVER -- Avalanche warnings remain in place for all mountain zones Friday. Avoid the backcountry. If you're traveling Interstate 70, plan on rolling closures for avalanche mitigation that could last hours. We have issued a Pinpoint Weather Alert Day for the mountains. The next storm system moves in Friday and continues into Saturday morning before ending Saturday midday. An additional 6 to 12 inches is expected at the ski areas by Saturday night with wind gusts of 50 mph or more.