Denver weather forecast for today, Nov. 17: Rain and snow

Snowflakes, baby. (Sara2/Wikimedia Commons)

Well, it’s here. We’re expecting a high of just 40 degrees, which is just about 40 degrees less than yesterday.

Rain and snow showers are expected to begin sometime before 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. Then it’s likely going to get down to about 34 degrees, with gusty winds. An inch of snow could accumulate in Denver during the day, followed by another inch tonight. The mountains could see significantly more.

And then it’s back to the 60s for the city over the weekend, NWS forecasts…