DENVER (KDVR) — A snowstorm will arrive in Colorado on Tuesday and will cause travel impacts across the state.

The Pinpoint Weather team has issued a Pinpoint Weather Alert Day for Wednesday ahead of a storm.


The snow is expected to start on Tuesday evening in the Denver metro area and across the Front Range and will continue through the day on Wednesday.

Snow will be moderate to heavy overnight Tuesday into Wednesday, with roads easily becoming slick and slippery. Travel impacts are expected on Wednesday morning and through the evening.


Meteorologist Travis Michels said Front Range snow totals will be between 5 to 10 inches with the highest totals south along the Palmer Divide. The Eastern Plains will have a few spots along Interstate 76 that will see over a foot of snow. Most mountain towns will see 4 to 8 inches of snow.


Denver will a high of 36 degrees on Tuesday and 33 degrees on Wednesday. Lows will be in the 20s.

Where to see weather alerts

If winter alert is issued for your area, whether it is a blizzard watch or warning, winter weather advisory or winter storm warning, it will always show up at the top of the FOX31 website. You can see all weather alerts here.

The Pinpoint Weather team will continue to update the forecast multiple times each day.