Fog and Ice Blanket Fort Collins and Parts of Northern Colorado

Icy roads and foggy conditions made the drive on US287 challenging on Thursday, January 20 2022. (Photo by Blaine Howerton)
Blaine Howerton | North Forty News
The sun was shining in Livermore after a frosty bitter cold night. Only a few miles south, however, the clouds and fog made for a challenging morning drive for many. But it wasn’t nearly as bad as yesterday.
On Thursday, Poudre School District and Colorado State University delayed start schedules by two hours as a result of poor road conditions and overnight temperatures lower than 10 degrees. The announcements came on the evening of Wednesday, January 17.
Road crews around Northern Colorado have been de-icing roads for several days. Conditions are starting to improve.
According to wunderground.com:

In Red Feather Lakes conditions are Partly cloudy. High 29F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph today. Tomorrow, cloudy skies with a few snow showers later in the day. High 28F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 40%.

In Fort Collins and Loveland today it will be warmer. Sun and clouds will be mixed. Highs will be near 35F with light and variable winds. Tomorrow, a few flurries or snow showers are possible with highs near 40F. Winds NNE at 5-10 mph.
In Wellington, it will be warmer with a high near 34F. Winds will be light and variable. Tomorrow it will be cloudy with a few flurries or snow showers. Highs, around 40F, and winds out of the North at 10-20 mph.

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