Thursday, August 20, 2015


First Snow of the Season Dusts Colorado High Country

August 19, 2015 By Heather Hendricks

Record Low Temperature Set in Denver; Snow Spotted in Rocky Mountain National Park

So it begins. The first dusting of snow was spotted in the Colorado High Country on Wednesday morning and the temperature recorded at Denver International Airport dropped to 47 degrees Fahrenheit, setting a new record low for August 19th.

This is probably the first measurable snow recorded in Colorado this season, according to a report from the Denver Post and National Weather Service Meteorologist, Eric Thaler.

Even a little dusting like this make us excited for the season, which is right around the corner. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area in Colorado has a projected opening date of October 15th, 2015 and many other resorts will be opening in the following weeks.

It’s coming. Are you ready for it?


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