Snow headed back to the Vail Valley |

Snow headed back to the Vail Valley

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado – Just as Vail and Beaver Creek’s ski seasons come to a close, winter to returning to the valley.

A winter storm warning is in effect from noon today until 6 a.m. Monday. Six to 12 inches are possible, according to the National Weather Service.

Travelers may see icy and snow-packed roads, especially over high-mountain passes, the weather service said.

The winter storm warning covers an area that includes Vail and Aspen.

A separate winter storm warning that also calls for up to a foot of snow has been issued for an area stretching from Crested Butte to Silverton and Telluride.

Vail has received 214 inches of snow this season, while Beaver Creek has gotten 200 inches. Vail averages 366 inches while Beaver Creek averages 323 inches.

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