This weeks atmospheric river of moisture was a bit…dry. All of the moisture was in place overhead but since we were sandwiched in between two pressure systems – it left us in a spot with not much forcing. Forcing is what causes an air parcel to go upwards where it condenses into a water droplet. While most areas did receive some beneficial (and something … Read More Colorado Weather: Not Much Action in the Extended Forecast
Hot and dry weather continue this week until we start to see a shift in our weather. Monsoon rains return next week to bring drought and heat relief to the area.
Heavy rain is expected across Colorado through the end of the week. This could cause flooding at times – especially over burn scars.
A nice change of pace in our forecast is coming with daily storm chances, slightly cooler weather and enough rain to make some dents in our drought.
Summer are nights are warming across Colorado as the Climate continues to change. Warmer summer nights can have impacts on the human body and allow for the following day to warm at a rapid rate.
Triple digit heat and lots of it is in store for this Monday. High heat will continue for much of this week with less than stellar chances of rain and storms.
The long holiday weekend is almost here and mother nature has planned a few thunderstorms and light shows for us. Rain is in the forecast through this weekend with thunderstorms most numerous in the high country. A drying and warming trend is expected after the Fourth.
Monsoon rains are expected to work their way across Colorado through this week and into the weekend. Some good moisture should be realized across southern Colorado.
More heat is on the way but some monsoon rains should help to cool some of this weekend. It looks like the SW Corner of Colorado may do the best in terms of rainfall this weekend.
Well our first heatwave is on the way and if you’ve been outside today (Friday), you’ve likely already noticed it. A large ridge of high pressure has built over the SW US and it the culprit for our current and continue heatwave. Ridges of high pressure trap air which is easier to heat. Ridges like this also suppress clouds and storm formation allowing for … Read More Colorado Sees Its 8th Ever ‘Heat Advisory’ With Record Heat Lasting Through the Weekend
A few severe storms expected in Colorado today with thunderstorms continue through midweek. Then we’ll watch some of the hottest weather of the season move in this weekend.
Another day of cool and wet weather is expected across Colorado as our last breath of energy moves across the state. This will be followed by hotter and drier weather to end the week.