Higher mountain elevations in Colorado and Wyoming received snow Sunday into Monday morning. In Colorado, most of the accumulation was at an elevation of about 9,000 feet.
Cripple Creek received 3.4 inches of accumulation. Crested Butte had 2.5 inches, Silverthorne had 1.5 inches and near Leadville received 1.4 inches of snow from the precipitation system.
Snow topes Pikes peak in Colorado.
The Tetons in Wyoming saw areas of snow.
Snowy mountains in Boulder, Colo.
Snow fell in Monarch Pass in Colorado.
This Colorado Department of Transportation traffic cam shows snow building up along part of I-70.
This travel map from the Wyoming Department of Transportation highlights wet roads with reduced visibility.
A second volcanic eruption occurred Sunday morning in Iceland in the same area that had one on Friday.
A northward push of tropical moisture will deliver showers and thunderstorms to the Tennessee and Ohio valleys through Sunday night.
Storms forced the termination of the Idaho-Florida college football game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium after just one play.
The tropical Atlantic has quieted down, but that may change in the coming days in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico's Bay of Campeche.
A change in the weather pattern will signal warmer, more summerlike conditions across the East Coast to bring in the new month.
An outbreak of severe weather, including a few tornadoes, threatens to ruin the holiday weekend across the North Central U.S. states.
Death Valley, CA (1971)
The high today was 108; the low 84. These were the coolest readings in the entire month. The average high during August was 115.7 degrees, and the low averaged 93.4.
Boise, ID (1984)
One-day-old Cadillac is crushed by a dumpster thrown by thunderstorm winds.
Houston, TX (1990)
A total of 0.31 inches of rain today. This was the first measurable rain in Houston since July 30th with 0.16 inches. This is the longest dry spell ever in Houston in August.