Thankfully we got rain not snow
Record setting snow falls on Colorado, Wyoming
March 18, 2021
The term "million dollar rain" is often applied to summer rain events that come during a drought period but we think it is an appropriate term to describe the rain that started falling on this area Saturday and continued through Monday.
Had the temperature been a few degrees cooler, delivery of this week's newspaper would likely have been delayed by blocked roads and the cost to clear away the snow would have been substantial.
Heavy snow in Colorado and Wyoming closed both I-70 and I-80 and grounded more than a 2,300 airplane flights serving the Denver airport. Road crews did not expect t...