Snowy roads to start the week in southern Colorado


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The week is off to a snowy start across southern Colorado. Here’s what you need to know.

School and business closings

Most southern Colorado school districts, government offices, and military bases are closed or delayed Monday. Tap here for a full list.

Road conditions

Snowy roads are turning to slush across southern Colorado.

CDOT reports snow and slush on highways across southern Colorado, including Interstate 25 from Wyoming to New Mexico, as well as highways in Teller County, Fremont County, and the eastern plains.

Cold reporting

The Colorado Springs Police Department and Fountain Police Department are on cold reporting. If you are involved in a crash that meets the following conditions, you should exchange your information with the other drivers and complete a cold report within 72 hours.

  • No fatalities or injuries.
  • No driver or passenger is suspected of driving under the influence.
  • All drivers are present with license, registration, and insurance information.
  • No damage to public property, such as a street sign or utility pole, has occurred.

In Colorado Springs, go to a police department substation or

In Fountain, go to the Fountain Police Department, any state patrol office, or .

Flight delays and cancellations

Dozens of flights have been canceled or delayed at Denver International Airport. Tap here to check DIA flight status.

A handful of flights have been canceled or delayed at the Colorado Springs Airport. Tap here to check COS flight status.

American, Frontier, Southwest, Spirit, and United airlines have all issued travel waivers for flights to and from various Colorado airports, including Denver International Airport. Passengers scheduled to travel on these flights may be eligible to change their itineraries with no change fees. Tap the name of each airline for more information.


Morning snow will decrease from northwest to southeast through the afternoon. Some areas will even see the sun come out for a few hours. Temperatures won’t warm up much with most areas staying in the 20s for most of the day.

>> Tap here for the full forecast from FOX21 Chief Meteorologist Matt Meister.

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