DENVER -- Light snow began falling in the Denver metro area overnight Tuesday.
Snow fell through the morning rush hour, then decreased. Only about 1 inch of accumulation fell across the Front Range with 1-2 inches across the Palmer Divide and the foothills.
Clouds will decrease Tuesday afternoon with sunshine returning. The high is expected to reach about 40 degrees.
A second storm will arrive Wednesday afternoon and evening with a cold front and snow showers for the evening rush.
Only about 1 inch of accumulation is likely along the Front Range with 1-2 inches across the Palmer Divide and the foothills. The ski areas could see 3-6 inches.
Highs on Wednesday will peak at about 48 degrees early before falling into the 30s in the afternoon. Gusty winds will come with the cold front.
A few flurries are expected Thursday morning ,otherwise skies will be partly cloudy with a high about 37.
Friday will be sunny and breezy with a high about 50.
On Saturday, look for increasing clouds and breezy near the foothills and a high about 50.
A storm moves in late Saturday into Sunday with a 20 percent chance of snow showers across the Front Range during the Broncos game, which begins at 1 p.m. Temperatures will be in the 30s with gusty northeast winds.