Denver climate: Wind chill issue zero levels, lingering snow flurries

Although a forecast blizzard didn’t materialize, Denverites are left with the remnants of a powerful winter storm together with blustery winds, icy roads and wind-chill values as little as zero levels, forecasters say.

A couple of snow flurries may nonetheless fall Thursday in Denver after the majority of the storm has pushed into Midwestern states, in response to the Nationwide Climate Service in Boulder.

There’s a 30 p.c probability of snow showers on Thursday. Icy roads and winds gusting as much as 33 mph may blow snow onto roads, making the morning commute tough.

A winter climate advisory is in place till midday in Denver and alongside the Entrance Vary, whereas a blizzard warning is in place for the Japanese Plains. Winds on the northern plains may gust as much as 65 mph, the NWS says.

Snow showers ought to ebb by about 10 a.m. and there’s a slight probability of snow after three p.m., the NWS says. Little or no extra snow accumulation is anticipated.

Afternoon snow showers are attainable on Friday. The snow may flip to rain after three p.m., the NWS says. It is going to be partly sunny, with a excessive close to 44 levels. The rain may remodel into snow once more round 7 p.m.

It may additionally snow on Saturday when the excessive temperature may attain 43 levels.

Sunshine with a excessive temperature of 63 levels is forecast for Sunday. It is going to be sunny with a excessive round 69 levels on Monday, the NWS says.

Rain showers and thunderstorms are attainable on Tuesday when excessive temperatures drop down into the 50s once more.