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Wind storm arrives in Denver with Wednesday-morning rainbow

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COLORADO, USA — Coloradoans woke up to an arriving storm system Wednesday morning. 

The system bought dark clouds, rain, sleet, snow flurries and even a rainbow to Colorado's Front Range and the Denver area.

The state's mountains will receive a solid dose of snow. Colorado's southwestern mountains could get up to 16 inches of snow in some areas.

We need your help telling the weather story on Wednesday. Two of the easiest ways to share your perspective with 9NEWS are through text messages (303-871-1491) and the 'Near Me' feature on the 9NEWS app.

RELATED: What are you seeing? Share your wind photos, videos with 9NEWS

Coloradans across the state were able to capture a stunning December rainbow. Viewers spotted the rainbow in Morrison, Golden, Denver, Longmont and more.

Credit: Mike Fernandez
Denver, Colo.
Credit: Ryan Deza
Ken Caryl, Colo.
Credit: Ashley Scoggins
Morrison, Colo.
Credit: Laura Brodie
Rainbow form Flatirons in Boulder, Colo. Credit: Laura Brodie
Credit: 9NEWS
Golden, Colo.
Credit: Tony Aguilar
Longmont, Colo.
Credit: Mari Abrams
Broomfield, Colo.
Credit: Sue Burton
Thornton, Colo.
Credit: Christina Henningsen
Denver, Colo.
Credit: Anne Barela
Longmont, Colo.
Credit: Anne Barela
Longmont, Colo.

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  1. Open the 9NEWS app on your smartphone.
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  3. A map will pop up, zoom in or out to find photos, videos, and stories from around Colorado.

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  3. Fill out the fields: give it a title, a credit, your email, and tell us where it was taken.
  4. It will then be reviewed and approved by 9NEWS.

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