Category: Palmer Divide Weather News

Any weather related news stories, articles or posts from along the Palmer Divide region in Colorado.

SPC Upgrades Today’s Severe Weather Risk – 09/08/2019

Today’s Severe Weather Outlook The Storm Prediction Center upgraded much of the front range to a “Slight” severe weather risk from marginal this morning. While this still doesn’t mean most of the area will see widespread severe weather, we do tend to notice when they upgrade in Colorado. A slight risk doesn’t mean much in …

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Labor Day Weekend Outlook – 08/31/2019

A lot of folks will be travelling this week (especially to the mountains if yesterday’s traffic was any indication) and lots of camping and boating along with BBQ-ing will be in our near future. Luckily the weather this weekend looks to be absolutely outstanding… if you love heat anyways. Denver will threaten some of it’s …

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Colorado Monsoon 2019… Missing In Action?

After an abnormally cool and wet period the front range (and most of Colorado) has settled into a drier and warmer period for the month of July. As we move into July we typically see the monsoon establish across the southwestern United States and with it a uptick in rain and thunderstorms across Colorado. The …

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Independence Day 2019 Weather Outlook

As is typical this time of year, we will start off the day very nice, sunny and cool. We will quickly see temperatures warm up in the afternoon and with it will come our daily chance for showers and thunderstorms. Here’s a quick update of what to expect today: Severe Weather Possible Severe thunderstorms will …

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Major Weather Pattern Shift Arrives This Week – 06/24/2019

No doubt, June and Spring in general was colder and wetter than average for a lot of places in and around Colorado. In fact, several mountain locations saw significant snowfall this past week while the front range was buried in moisture, low cloudiness and severe weather. The good news (for summer weather and warm temperature …

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Friday Kicks Off Active Weather Weekend – Quick Update – 06/20/2019

A powerful storm system and associated cold front is slated to begin affecting Colorado starting as early as Friday. If you’ve been following our Facebook page, it should be no surprise to you that Friday will be active as we’ve been discussing it for a couple of days now… Severe Weather Threat The graphic above …

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Severe Weather Possible Today – 5/26/2019

Palmer Divide Specific Severe Weather Discussion For the Palmer Divide region we don’t expect widespread severe weather this afternoon but any thunderstorms that develop will have the potential to become strong or severe. A slight risk exists for the Palmer Divide East of Interstate 25 with the primary threat being large damaging hail and strong …

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Memorial Day Weekend Weather Outlook – 2019

The long 3 day weekend is upon us and I have some great news… it’s going to be a nice one in the weather department. We will see a return of spring-like weather with temperatures generally in the 60’s and 70’s during the day across the Palmer Divide (depending on your elevation.) Saturday and Sunday …

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Powerful Spring Storm May Throw Curve-balls! – Here’s the Latest – 5/20/2019

This storm is going to surprise a lot of folks… a powerful spring storm system is moving through Colorado and the central and southern plains. Colorado will see ample amounts of moisture and for some areas that may mean decent snow accumulation, while the SE corner will see heavy rain and potentially severe storms.   …

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The Week Ahead – Remaining Cool and Unsettled – 5/19/2019

Another strong spring storm is moving into the area starting late in the day Sunday and will bring cool, wet and unsettled conditions to the front range over the next several days. Here’s the latest details and look at what the rest of the week holds! Weather Watches/Warnings/Advisories   The mountains will be under again …

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