After a slow start to winter, December and January bring record moisture to the Colorado River Basin.
After a slow, dry start to the snow season, this year’s precipitation rebound became the most dramatic on record.
The plowed snow piling up in the town contains too many impurities to dump into the nearby reservoir.
9 facts about Colorado snowpack: What it is, why it’s important and how we tell how much of it we have.
Despite a parched start to winter, snowpack levels are on track thanks to a snowy December and early 2017 storms.