12:30 PM | **Major snowstorm continues into tonight with 6-12 inches in Denver metro region**


Another major snowstorm is affecting the southern Rockies today and snow will continue heavy at times into early tonight. Winds will also become a major player gusting past 40 mph producing blizzard conditions with considerable blowing and drifting. The snow will taper off early tonight with total accumulations of 6-12 inches in the Denver metro region. Temperatures will drop to very cold levels overnight with single digit lows possible in many locations.