PRESS STATEMENT. Department of Transportation in Colorado. Drivers should be braced for winter conditions over the weekend as a storm system is forecasted to traverse the Rockies from Saturday to Monday, potentially resulting in medium to large scale snowfall across the Continental Divide. The National Weather Service has warned of potential travel disruptions due to slippery roads, particularly in central, western and southern Colorado as well as the San Juan Mountains over the weekend. Also on Saturday night, eastern Colorado is predicted to experience snowfall. Those traveling must brace themselves for wintery driving circumstances, particularly if their destination is the mountains. The initiation of your journey starts with preparation. Visit COtrip to verify the weather and road conditions. Check org before you leave. Ensure you are prepared for the journey.