Originally published on Wed May 1, 2013 2:56 pm
Update at 4:55 P.M ET: The Associated Press reports that Cheyenne, Wyo. has now received at least 15 inches of snow.
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?