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Denver's City and County Building is covered in (Credit: AP)

Denver's City and County Building is covered in snow as a pedestrian crosses the street (Feb. 3, 2012)

Snowstorm pounds Colorado

The most powerful storm of the winter season pounded Colorado with up to 6 feet of snow in the Rocky Mountain foothills and forced the cancellation of more than 600 flights in Denver before heading east toward the central plains Saturday.

A worker clears snow from the sidewalk after
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A worker clears snow from the sidewalk after an overnight storm left 10 inches of snow. (Feb. 3, 2012)

Denver's City and County Building is covered in
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Denver's City and County Building is covered in snow as a pedestrian crosses the street (Feb. 3, 2012)

Brian Curtiss and Mary Alyce Owens ski after
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Brian Curtiss and Mary Alyce Owens ski after a storm hit Denver, leaving 10 inches of snow. (Feb. 3, 2012)

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Workers clear the sidewalk on Larimer Square in
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Workers clear the sidewalk on Larimer Square in downtown Denver. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A man digs his car out of the
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A man digs his car out of the snow. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A traveler treks into Denver International Airport during
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A traveler treks into Denver International Airport during a snowstorm. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A snow plow passes a Frontier Airlines plane
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A snow plow passes a Frontier Airlines plane on Concourse A. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A jogger runs on a snow-covered sidewalk on
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A jogger runs on a snow-covered sidewalk on Paseo de Peralta as motorists negotiated slippery ice covered roads in Santa Fe, N.M. (Feb. 3, 2012)

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A resident of Santa Fe, N.M., clears snow
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A resident of Santa Fe, N.M., clears snow after a storm. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A man works on his car during a
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A man works on his car during a snowstorm in Denver. (Feb. 3, 2012)

A man walks through the snow in Denver.
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A man walks through the snow in Denver. (Feb. 3, 2012)

Truck drivers prepare a cattle truck with chains.
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Truck drivers prepare a cattle truck with chains. (Feb. 3, 2012)

Robert Donald clears his drive after an overnight
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Robert Donald clears his drive after an overnight snowfall in Arvada, Colorado. (Feb. 3, 2012)

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