LIVE VIDEO: 9NEWS Early Morning News    Watch
 

Colorado statewide snowpack slightly above normal

10:04 AM, Jan 9, 2014   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +

DENVER (AP) - Snowpack levels throughout Colorado remain normal despite a dry second half of December. 

The Natural Resources Conservation Service says significant early-season snow boosted the numbers. 

The Jan. 1 snowpack readings are 103 percent of normal statewide. It's the best start to the winter since 2011.

The Colorado River Basin has a snowpack that is 102 percent of average and 141 percent of last year's level.

(Copyright 2014 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Most Watched Videos