It’s May 1 – and what better way to welcome the month than with a spring snowstorm?
The recent heavy spring snowstorms have not only boosted snowpack levels in much of Colorado. The storms have also led to an increase in avalanche danger.
Colorado is a region of extremes. A week ago there were severe drought conditions. Then along comes a three day snow storm.
April snow storms have certainly helped parched Colorado. The real question is, how big of a dent will it be?
How wrong was Punxsutawney Phil when the groundhog said on Feb. 2 that we'd have an early spring?