Denver Snow Forecast: 5 Things We Know About The Storm

DENVER (KDVR) — Arctic cold, along with another bout of snowfall, arrived in Colorado on Tuesday and will continue into Wednesday.

The Pinpoint Weather Team has released a Pinpoint Weather Alert day for Wednesday. Here’s what we know about the storm:

  • Timing: Snow forms around 5 p.m. Tuesday over the Front Range, earlier in the Mountains and Foothills.
  • Snow continues out/Wednesday. At no time is it heavy, it will build up gradually.
  • Temperatures will be in the 20s and 20s on Wednesday.
  • Overnight lows will fall below zero Wednesday through Thursday

Preliminary snowfall projections

As of 5 a.m. Tuesday, forecast snowfall was:

  • Denver: 3 to 6 inches
  • Buttresses: 8-12 inches
  • Fort Collins: 4-8 inches
  • Eastern Plains: 3 to 5 inches
  • Castle Rock/Palmer Divide: 4-8 inches
  • Ski areas I-70: 3-8 inches
  • Southern Mountains: 8-16 inches
  • Northern Mountains: 1 to 3 inches west, 4 to 12 inches east

As the storm approaches, the Pinpoint weather team will further break down the expected snowfall totals.

The Pinpoint Weather team will continue to update forecasts several times a day. Be sure to download the free Pinpoint Weather app to stay up to date with the latest data as it arrives.

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