Snow moves into Denver overnight through the Thursday morning rush

DENVER -- Snow will hit the central and northern mountains midday on Wednesday and continue through Thursday.  The snow ends by Friday morning with 4-12 inches of total accumulation likely at the ski areas.

The winds will be gusty with northwest winds 25-80 mph.

A small chunk of that heavy mountain snow will also Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins overnight into Thursday morning, including the morning rush hour.

The snow tapers-off Thursday afternoon with 1 inch of accumulation is possible.  2-3 inches of accumulation is possible in the foothills.  Wind gusts will be up to 35 mph.

Snow forecast through 11 pm Thursday. Pinpoint Weather Meteorologist Chris Tomer.

The high temps in Denver will be around 42 and the drop into the 20s and 30s on Thursday.

The weekend looks drier at this point as things start to warm up on Friday. We'll have sunny skies on Saturday and Sunday with highs 45-50 degrees.

Another chance of accumulating snow on Monday for the morning rush hour.

7-Day Forecast. Meteorologist Chris Tomer.

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We're tracking weather today on FOX31 Denver and Channel 2 News - and when conditions are bad we send out the Weather Beast.

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