Winter Weather Readiness! In the Upper Plains and the Rocky Mountains, winter is a fact of life. Familiarity can sometimes breed complacency regarding the dangers posed by winter weather and storms. Taking a few simple steps can ensure you are prepared for what winter can throw at us. Prepare now for your Holiday travel regardless of whether you are planning a road trip to visit distant relatives or will be traveling exclusively within Colorado. Go to: https://www.ready.gov/winter-weather for tips and checklists to keep you and your family safe. Have a safe and fun holiday!