The first snow of the season fell in southwestern Colorado on October 12.
The National Weather Service (NWS) reported a storm would generate “valley rain” and “mountain snow” showers until Wednesday, and forecast temperatures would drop 15 to 20 degrees below seasonal norms. “Susceptible valleys” could see a “hard freeze” by the end of the week, according to the NWS.
This video taken by Twitter user @Salsa_Bear, who said he filmed it in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, shows snowfall. Credit: @Salsa_Bear via Storyful