A system moving from the West into the Plains returned snow to the Cheyenne and Denver areas and brought the first snow of the season to parts of Kansas.
Cheyenne, Wyo., set a new daily record on Thursday with 5 inches of snow piling up from the same system, breaking the old record of 4.3 inches set in 2006.
Conifer, Colo., received 3 inches of snow, according to an NWS-trained spotter. Eldorado Springs recorded 3.6 inches, and Breckenridge had 4.3 inches.
The Denver International Airport picked up 1.4 inches of snow on Friday, while as much as 6 inches was reported in northwestern Kansas.
Interactive radar snapshot of Colorado from 8:45 a.m. MDT Friday.
Snow frames this Colorado road. Photo by Marie Patinio Sanchez.
Snow-covered bike racks in Fort Collins, Colo. Photo by Jordan Savage.
A snowy campus for the University of Colorado at Boulder. Photo by Gabrielle Junor.
Colorado residents woke up to snow accumulation. Photo by Amber Ellise.
Snow clings to tree leaves in Denver. Photo by Valerie Jo.
Snowy sunrise is Colorado. Photo by Tiana Cope.
Periods of rain will drench portions of the northeastern United States from midweek through Friday.
A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or crosses the Caribbean Sea later this week.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
Typhoon Megi will threaten lives and property in eastern China into the middle of the week after slamming Taiwan.
Following some rain and gusty winds on Tuesday, a strong storm will target the United Kingdom on Thursday.
Gusty winds will accompany a push of chilly air across the Great Lakes through Tuesday.
South Carolina Coast (1893)
1,000 to 2,000 people died when hurricane battered coast.
Denver, CO (1936)
Early heavy snow of 21.3 inches at airport in 60-hour storm. Storm caused $7 million damage to trees and shrubs in Denver area alone.
Gulf Coast of Mexico (1955)
Hurricane Janet hits with sustained winds of up to 175 mph.