Denver Weather Summary: 25 degrees
Late May snowstorm that hit the Front Range may have extended the Colorado ski season.
The Colorado Department of Transportation says Interstate 70 has reopened in both directions after an avalanche prompted closures Tuesday morning near Silverthorne.
As snow keeps falling along the Continental Divide and in Colorado's mountains... several ski resorts have had to close.
Interest in the resurrected weekend train service between Denver and the Winter Park ski resort, which will make its first run on Jan. 7, is running so high that some weekends are close to selling out and Amtrak is adding more capacity.
It's mid-November, but it sure doesn't feel like it in Colorado. There's not a lot of snow, and even more near-record heat than we're used to. This isn't good news for skiers and snowboarders who are anxious to hit the slopes.
At the top of Copper Mountain, somewhere around 12,000 feet, Mikaela Shiffrin and the rest of the U.S. Ski Team have blown into Colorado for some training,
At the Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center near Granby, Director Bill Pierce has skis, jackets and hats ready for Tuesday's opening day.