Category: denver


Happy fall, y’all! Denver’s first freeze and first snow are coming up faster than you think

It’s officially the fall season (if you follow the astronomical seasons rather than the meteorological seasons) and before you know it, it’ll be 32 degrees and snow will be flying.


Today is expected to be one of the hottest September days in for many Colorado cities

Temperatures across the Front Range will likely end up being some of the hottest temperatures ever felt in September.


From 100-degree heat to snow. Colorado weather whiplash, one year later

One year ago, between September 5-8, the Front Range of Colorado saw the latest readings ever of 100-degree heat followed by the earliest accumulating snow in almost two decades.


Colorado Floods: Forecast offices have already issued more flood warnings this year than any year in history

It’s no secret that there have been multiple occasions where flooding has wreaked havoc across Colorado over the years. This year, that especially rings true.


The remnants of past tropical storms and hurricanes have doused every county in Colorado with rain

Believe it or not, every county in Colorado has seen rain accumulate that originated from a tropical system.


Denver just had one of its hottest and driest summers on record

It almost seems like a redundant headline at this point but again, Denver just had one of its hottest meteorological summers on record for the second year in a row.


More 90s, smoke and not much rain – although we should be watching the tropics

It’s been a hot one in Denver and along the Front Range lately. Unfortunately, the overall pattern doesn’t look to change much – at least in the near term. Let’s talk weather.


Turns out we don’t get 300 days of sunshine in Colorado and we’re just as shocked as you

t’s a full-on myth that dates back to the 1870s that Colorado sees 300 days of sunshine per year.


Colorado Weather: A cold front will reduce smoke, cools us off and bring the threat of mudslides back to burn scar areas

Who’s ready to cool off? After a stretch of days in the 90s with smoke filling the air again, I think it’s safe to say that an upcoming change in the weather pattern will be well received.


A huge plume of smoke is headed to Colorado and will bring some of the world’s worst air quality with it

The dome of smoke that is headed our way is currently over Nevada and Utah and as of earlier Friday morning, Salt Lake City had the worst air quality out of the major cities across the world.

A Monsoon July: A look at rainfall totals across Colorado

It was a busy month across Colorado in terms of the weather and all of the weather headlines we saw came from impressive rainfall that hit our state. Here is a list of some of the highest rainfall totals that areas around the state has seen throughout the month of July.


Colorado Weather: “Road closures and mudslides expected this weekend” as flash flood threat rises

Multiple flash flooding events hit the San Juans, the Central mountains and I-70 in Colorado shutting down roads and causing travel headaches and with an incoming cold front meeting up with the already in place monsoon moisture, a busy weekend of impactful weather is coming for Denver and the surrounding areas. 

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