A storm will track and strengthen over the north-central United States and produce a swath of heavy snow and gusty winds on its northwestern flank.
For Laura Kottlowski, high-alpine skating over expansive sheets of ice among breathtaking scenery is a more freeing form of the sport that ups the cool factor for her.
While cold, snow and ice come with a slew of travel issues, many may be grateful for incoming snow throughout the Rockies late this week.
The terms weather and climate are used together so much in the media that they may sometimes get confused. However, the terms are not the same.