Category: Hail

Severe Weather Threat and Pattern Change Developing Today

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a sight and marginal risks of severe weather along Colorado’s front range today. The main threats will consist of large hail and strong winds. Due to lack of low level moisture, tornadoes are not likely with these storms today. A mesoscale discussion is out for the front range and …

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued

  URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 268 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 100 PM MDT Fri May 26 2017 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Eastern Colorado Southern Nebraska Panhandle Southeast Wyoming * Effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 100 …

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Severe Weather Outlook for Eastern Colorado

As we discussed yesterday, a storm system moving through late Thursday into Friday should “mix up” the atmosphere a bit along the front range today. The categorical outlook has most of Eastern and Northeastern Colorado in a yellow shaded “slight” risk. This means that area will have the best chance of seeing severe storms form. …

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Thunderstorms Likely Again, Some Will Be Severe

Castle Rock and surrounding areas dodged the bullet with severe weather yesterday, only receiving small hail and ample amounts of rain and wind. Luckily no reports of hail damage in our area and no tornadoes, with the exception of a funnel cloud in Eastern Elbert County. We did receive several reports of hail between 1.5 …

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Now In Effect

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 197 IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN COLORADO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 15 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO ELBERT LINCOLN IN NORTHEAST COLORADO ADAMS ARAPAHOE BOULDER BROOMFIELD DENVER DOUGLAS JEFFERSON LOGAN MORGAN PHILLIPS SEDGWICK WASHINGTON WELD THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES …

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Severe Weather Looks Likely Today Along Front Range

Castle Rock Severe Weather Outlook May 8, 2017

As we begin to get the proper amount of heat, moisture, windshear and a bit of lift, it looks like we will kick off severe weather season this afternoon along the front range and Palmer Divide regions. The Storm Prediction Center has put most of the area under a Slight Risk today, this means that …

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Hail Rocks The Springs — More Possible Today!

Severe weather moved through the area last night, luckily missing a lot of folks but unfortunately the folks who saw the severe storms suffered some pretty significant damage. The Storm Prediction Center has a severe weather outlook for the front range of Colorado today. A slight risk area extends just East of the Urban corridor …

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Severe Weather Possible Friday, Weekend Looks Nicer

A severe weather threat will re-establish along the front range for Friday with large hail being the primary threat. A shortwave trough moving through this morning has increased winds at the surface (notice how breezy it was this morning) and established upslope along the front range. Initially models showed the primary severe threat in Eastern …

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Large Hail Storm Causes Damage in Castle Rock

A large severe storm moved through the area last night and caused damage along the East side of Castle Rock. The Founders and Castlewood Ranch areas were affected particularly hard. I have not seen or heard of too much damage in the meadows at this time though. Sean Hakes (who has become my eyes and …

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Severe Weather Possible Today Along Colorado Front Range and Plains (June 27, 2016)

The morning outlooks show a slight risk of severe weather along the front range and plains of Colorado today. A front moving through will shift winds to an Easterly component at the surface with Northwesterly winds aloft in the atmosphere. This will allow for increased moisture through upslope flow and a stronger wind sehar profile …

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