The US annual temperature when comparing the climate normals from this decade to decades past show that a large chunk of the county has seen a warming trend with the most notable warmth being experienced in the Western US, areas around the Great Lakes, the Northeast and Florida – so almost everywhere.
Another round of triple-digit heat is forecast across Colorado for the remainder of this week as a ridge of high pressure moves in from the west.
As you make your way out this weekend, prepare for the threat of lightning and flash flooding, especially near burn scars. Most areas of the state are expecting thundershowers to develop Friday and Saturday with some slight drying for Sunday and Monday.
Looking back over it, wow…what a month we had. June is typically one of our warmer and wetter months of the year but this June was the opposite.
ot and dry June so far. Temperatures in Denver are running 5.7º above normal so far thanks to an intense stretch of 90 and 100º heat but that is about to change. At least temporarily.
It’s been a noticeably wet and snowy start to the year in Denver. In fact, it’s been the wettest start to a year since the early 1940s but this isn’t the case everywhere.
Colorado’s new climate “normals” were just released. They show exactly what meteorologists have warned about.
Colorado’s climate is warming and drying.
Since Denver and Colorado have some of the most interesting weather around, we knew the local meteorologists in town would have some fun stories to tell about their most memorable storms and how they got into a career of weather.
Since March 1, Denver has been wetter than Miami and cloudier than the Pacific Northwest. In what is the wettest start to a year since 1983, Denver residents are finding themselves realizing that we are not going to have 300 days of sunshine this year as the city boasts.
What is arguably one of the busiest weekends for outdoor activities of the year, Memorial Day weekend is approaching and the weather — well some of that is also approaching and the timing may not be what you’re hoping for.
A very wet day 24 hours is ending in NE Colorado leaving some with over a half a foot of rain and more than a foot of snow as winter and spring clash in Denver.
March 2021 is a March to remember for all of those that endured the great blizzard of 2021. Not only did this epic snow month improve drought concerns, it pushed us over our annual expected amount of snow with our second snowiest month of the year still to come!