You might keep eyes on the CO weather thread. @finndog
is posting from the western CO NOAA forecast district
and you want to also pay attention to the Boulder office forecast as that will cover Denver proper out to Vail pass.
Winter storm watches up for the north central mountains:
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 24 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE
MOST OVER THE MEDICINE AND GORE RANGES
And for the Denver metro area:
* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
AS A RAIN/SNOW MIXTURE BUT WILL QUICKLY TURN OVER TO SNOW BY
SATURDAY MORNING. THE SNOW ON SATURDAY WILL BE HEAVY AT
TIMES...ESPECIALLY OVER PORTIONS OF THE DENVER METRO AREA AND
PALMER DIVIDE. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING AND
WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AMOUNTS OF 8 TO 16 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE
FOR THE PLAINS WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS CLOSER TO THE FOOTHILLS AND
NEAR THE PALMER DIVIDE