Thunderstorms, Snow, And Fire Danger? Must Be Spring In Colorado

<p>(Hart Van Denburg/CPR News)</p>
<p>Shoveling snow on 23rd Avenue in Denver on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.</p>

Winter Storm Warning Fri afternoon-Sun. Up to 4 ft possible for mountains/high foothills; 7-14" for Gore range.#cowx

Colorado faces a long weekend of turbulent weather, with high fire danger followed by thunderstorms and then heavy snow.

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for most of eastern Colorado Thursday, with gusty winds and low humidity raising wildfire danger.