CAIC, the Colorado Avalanche Information Center is funded by donations and is an important avalanche forecasting resource for backcountry skiers and snowboarders, along with other snow season backcountry users.
All outdoor enthusiasts are (or should be) interested in weather related information. Snotel weather sensor sites monitored by the National Water and Climate Center (United States Department of Agriculture, Nature Resources Conservation Service) provide an array of historical and current data for hundreds of sites in the western United States and Alaska.
Before heading out on your next road trip through Colorado, be sure to check out the Colorado Road Conditions web site.
Not only will it provide current road conditions, but also:
- Latest weather map and road conditions for neighboring states
- Live Traffic Speeds and Travel Times
- Road Work Locations
- Traveler Information
- Links to Neighboring States Travel Information
- Devices: Streaming Cameras, Weather Stations & Variable Message Boards
This is an excellent resource that can viewed on mobile devices.