DENVER (KDVR) — Light, on-and-off snow showers will continue into Friday.
Accumulation for Thursday and Friday will mostly stay in the higher elevations, west of Interstate 25 and on the Northern Front Range, where 1 to 2 inches of snow is possible.
Heavier snow will move in for Saturday and Sunday. The biggest impacts are expected Saturday afternoon through midday Sunday night, when snowfall rates will be as high as 1 to 2 inches per hour causing snow to accumulate quickly.
Some snow may linger into early Monday before drier weather moves in.
Totals will range from 1 to 2 feet on the Front Range. The higher end of that is more likely in higher elevations.
Below is the probability chart for snowfall accumulation for the city of Denver. There is a high chance of the city having anywhere from 6 to 18 inches of snow. Chances decrease for over 18 inches. The most likely range for Metro Denver as of Thursday night is 1 to 2 feet.
The foothills and Front Range mountains will see the biggest totals from this storm. In these areas, 2 to 4 feet of snow is possible.
Travel will be tough Saturday night through Sunday. It will be best to stay home if you can.
Dry and warmer weather will move back in on Wednesday and Thursday after a few light snow showers on Tuesday.