Snowcast: More snow on the way

By: Reginald Bautista Examiner.com
February 13, 2014
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photo - Chris Vinley of Colorado Springs rides the powder in Arapahoe Basin's Montezuma Bowl Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, after Mother Nature dumped 29 inches of the white stuff over the 48 hours before. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Chris Vinley of Colorado Springs rides the powder in Arapahoe Basin's Montezuma Bowl Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, after Mother Nature dumped 29 inches of the white stuff over the 48 hours before. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock) 

Another storm system is expected to bring snow to the northern and central mountains Thursday.

According to the National Weather Service, Vail, Arapahoe Basin and Copper Mountain likely will receive snow, with accumulations up to 7 inches possible. The weekend forecast for all three ski areas includes partly sunny skies with a slight chance of snow.

Breckenridge and Keystone had a 70 percent chance of snow Wednesday night into Thursday with up to 5 inches possible. For the weekend, both areas are expecting partly sunny skies with a slight chance of snow.

Monarch could see about 3 inches of new snow by Thursday. Mostly sunny skies are predicted for the weekend.

Steamboat Springs is expected to be the big powder winner with up to 11 inches of new snow falling through Thursday. The northern mountain town has a 50 percent chance of snow Friday and could receive even more over the weekend.

Farther west, it's expected to be drier, according to the National Weather Service, with Aspen, Crested Butte and Telluride receiving a couple of inches of snow.

Reginald Bautista, Examiner.com

Snowcast: More snow on the way

By: Reginald Bautista Examiner.com
Published: February 13, 2014

Another storm system is expected to bring snow to the northern and central mountains Thursday. According to the National Weather Service, Vail, Arapahoe Basin and Copper Mountain likely will receive snow, with accumulations up to 7 inches possible. The weekend forecast for all three ski areas...

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