Heavy Snow, Winds for USA as winter storm Jaxon approaches

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Light to direct snow showers is moving over the Intermountain West from focal Nevada through Utah and Wyoming into parts of southern Montana.

Conditions will rapidly improve on Monday as the storm moves east.

It was not all fun and games though, with the storm expected to create significant impacts on parts of I-15, I-70 and I-80 in Utah on Saturday.

Snow should begin to fall Saturday evening over western Colorado and spread east across the state through Sunday.

A strong winter storm will bring snow, wind and much colder weather to Colorado during the day on Sunday.

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for the Denver metro area and northeast plains until 5 p.m. Sunday.

Snow is heading to parts of Nevada and Utah.A disturbance is now moving through the Southwest.

We are still expecting 6 to 12 inches or more in the mountains, 4 to 7 inches around Denver and the plains, and a band of about 6 to 10 inches from the Palmer Divide south of Denver to the northeastern portion of the state.

Moving into Sunday, Denver is forecast to see its biggest snowfall of the season so far with six to seven inches.

Some locations outside of Denver could see one foot of snow.

Snow and wind gusts as high as 40 miles per hour can be expected for most of Sunday afternoon and evening.

The storm will hit Denver just after the region saw temperatures in the 60s and 70s on Friday, breaking records highs. The city is under a winter storm warning through Sunday evening.

'Travel will be hard, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds'.

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