SUMMIT COUNTY — It looks like we’ll have to wait a bit longer for some decent snow, as the next storm system on the horizon is once again set to split, with most of the energy moving north and south of Colorado, with a dry forecast through the middle of next week.
The current storm continues to favor the San Juans, with another 8 inches reported at Purgatory and Wolf Creek the past 24 hours and 16 inches at Silverton Mountain. The snowfall came as far north as Snowmass, which reported 6 inches of new snow Wednesday morning.
Arctic air brings low temps below zero; mostly dry weather forecast through next weekend
By Bob Berwyn
SUMMIT COUNTY — Our vaunted La Niña continues to behave more like her big brother this year, with a persistent split-flow that has dumped copious amounts of snow in Canada and looped the southern branch of the jet stream far down into Southern California and the southwestern deserts.
The weekend storms ended up dropping plenty of snow around Colorado — just not in Summit County. Storm totals ending Sunday afternoon include: