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After a brief hiatus, winter back in full force in the mountains

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

DENVER – With the mountain snowpack deep enough to guarantee a solid finish to the school season and plenty of water this spring, mountain residents had been enjoying a few days of sunlight.Now it is only a memory.A winter storm is headed back to the mountains, and could ultimately bring a little snow to urban Front Range areas.Up to two feet could fall by Monday morning in the mountains. The snow will be accompanied by strong winds, making driving even more dangerous.As of Sunday, the statewide snowpack was 133 percent of the 30-year average.