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Jan 08

Everybody is Asking; Where’s The Snow?

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Nobody Expected It To Be This Warm and Dry This Year I’ve heard this comment a lot from a few folks and in the nicest way possible I say, “that’s absolutely wrong.” There is nothing surprising about Castle Rock, the Palmer Divide, the mountains or even most of the state of Colorado being in drought …

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Nov 17

Castle Rock Weekend Weather Outlook

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Castle Rock Colorado Weekend Forecast for 11/17-11/19, 2018 Friday Expect a warm but windy day earlier on Friday. Winds will generally be out of the Southwest gusting up to 30MPH until a cold front moves through later in the day and shifts the winds. A brief period of rain and snow showers will be possible …

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Oct 20

Castle Rock Weekend Weather Outlook 10/20/2017

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Quick note: Sorry for the quietness around Mountain Wave Weather lately, we’ve been moving this week so it’s been tough to post too much. Should be back a normal schedule next week, thanks for sticking around! Mainly temperatures will be quite seasonal this weekend with Friday and Sunday featuring warm daytime temperatures in the low to …

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Oct 06

First Hard Freeze of the Season Likely Next Week!

Hard Freeze A hard freeze is defined as a condition where air temperatures at the surface are expected to drop below 27-25 degrees for several hours. This can cause exposed outdoor pipes to freeze and burst! When to Expect Freezing Temperatures A strong cold front will move through the area late on Sunday night and …

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Sep 07

Potential Catastrophic Storm Targets Florida

Irma is expected to hit Florida as a strong Category 4 or even Category 5 storm. Please heed all evacuation warnings and please… if you have any doubts about you or your family’s safety get out ASAP. If you decide to stay, be prepared for extreme damage and hostile conditions after the storm departs the …

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Jun 28

Warm, Dry June Prompting Fire Concerns

You’ve no doubt noticed the abnormally warm and unusually dry month of June we’ve experienced so far in many places along the front range. Some areas have seen thunderstorms with beneficial rain, but that has been the exception, rather than the norm this month. You can see many of the areas along the front range …

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Apr 11

Severe Weather Season Right Around the Corner

While the weather looks relatively quiet around Castle Rock and surrounding areas, we can’t ignore that the temperatures are beginning to warm and the weather pattern is beginning to change. As we transition later into spring we begin to see thunderstorms enter the picture once again and with the increased heat, moisture at the surface …

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Nov 17

Storm System Arrives in Colorado | Potential First Snow

Our first significant storm system in months is set to move into Eastern Colorado throughout the day today. The HRRR shot below shows the progression of the storm as the low moves across the mountains and re-organizes in Eastern Colorado before moving quickly off to the East. Model Forecast Snowfall All the models I show …

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Oct 02

Tracking Big Changes for Colorado Weather This Week

This is a bit of a long post, but there are several interesting weather features moving through Colorado this week that will bring us a host of different weather conditions. We will see a mixture of everything from strong winds, to high fire danger, to cold temperatures and even a chance of snow! Here’s a …

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Aug 18

Colorado Weather Pattern Shifting – Cooler Air and Fall Like Weather Possible

Are We Seeing A Weather Pattern Shift? Colorado will see one more warm and summery day on Thursday before we start to change things for just a bit. While this change isn’t going to stick around for a sustained period of time, it is riding in on a pretty strong cold front that will affect …

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