Winter Weather Advisory: Thursday March 14, 2019
A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Town of Bennett for Thursday, March 14, 2019 from noon until 6 p.m.
The Town of Bennett Town Hall is closed on Thursday, March 14.
Strong winds with gusts up to 60 mph at midday over areas of the northeast Colorado plains will slowly decrease to 30 to 40 mph through the afternoon. These winds will create blowing and drifting snow. Hazardous travel is expected. Stay off the roads.
I-70 between Denver and the Kansas border has reopened. State Highway 79 Southbound / Northbound Bennett to Hwy 52 (Mile marker 1-23) is currently closed due to adverse conditions. No estimated time for reopening.
The Blizzard warning has expired.
Town of Bennett Public Works Department is working hard to keep roads clear and safe, but because blowing snow and strong winds there is limited visibility. Use caution when traveling, especially in open areas. If you can, avoid staying off the roads.
Here are the Town's snow plow routes and procedures.