Category: Winter Weather

Late Storm Update

As the storm begins to move into our area during the overnight hours, everything still looks pretty on track with our forecast. At this time most of the precipitation activity is still confined to the foothills and areas immediately North of Colorado Springs and the Southern Palmer Divide. Let’s take a quick look at some …

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New Storm System Rolls Into Colorado Tonight

A new storm system is set to impact the area beginning Monday night and lasting all the way through Wednesday during the early morning hours. Interestingly, this storm has taken a bit of a different track than our previous 3 storms, but it looks like a very similar situation will set up in terms of …

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Latest Storm Data Drops Snowfall Accumulation

Current Weather Watches/Warnings/Advisories Winter Weather Advisory (6PM Friday – 6PM Saturday) Douglas and Elbert Counties for Elevations above 6,000 feet in elevation A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities…and use caution while driving. The Castle Rock area can …

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Tracking The Next Storm… Could This Be The One?

Snow lovers along the front range of Colorado are getting awfully itchy waiting for a big snowstorm this year. The past couple of storm systems have had the potential to be significant but haven’t been able to deliver due to a myriad of factors. As the next storm system begins to move in Friday I’d …

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Recap of Last Storm and Look At This Weekend’s Storm

There were two sides to last night’s storm and how you looked at this storm depended on if you’re a snow lover or rain lover. Snowfall totals were impressive in the foothills and mountain areas right along the Continental Divide, but for those along the Palmer Divide? We ended up quite a bit lower than …

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Quick Storm Update

For those of you still up with us, here’s where we stand with this storm system. Only slight adjustments are being made to our forecast, mainly we are decreasing snowfall totals slightly and lessening impacts slightly. This storm still has a decent potential to bring some poor travel conditions to some areas but mainly South …

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Strong Storm System Moving in Tuesday

Current Weather Watches/Warnings/Advisories Winter Storm Warning (6PM Tuesday – 12PM Wednesday) Western Douglas County foothills, Douglas and Elbert County above 6,000 feet in elevation, Southern areas of Palmer Divide A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow… sleet…and ice are expected or occurring. This will make travel hazardous or not impossible at times. Travel may become difficult in …

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Rack Em’ Up! Multiple Storm Systems Set To Impact the Area

Our weather pattern has officially changed the past week from the warm,dry and stable pattern that we have seen most of the winter. Troughs are beginning to dig further South meaning more storm systems are being funneled our way into Colorado. This week will feature not one, but two strong storm systems moving into the …

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Forecast on Track: Blizzard Warnings Issued

Red Flag Warning (12PM – 6PM) Thursday Includes all of Eastern and Northeastern Colorado A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now….or will shortly. A combination of strong winds…low relative humidity…and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior. Blizzard Warning (12AM – 12PM Friday) Includes Palmer Divide region: …

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Weather Watches/Warnings Hoisted Ahead of Significant Storm

Current Weather Watches/Warnings/Advisories Red Flag Warning (12PM – 6PM) Thursday Includes all of Eastern and Northeastern Colorado A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now….or will shortly. A combination of strong winds…low relative humidity…and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior. Blizzard Watch (12AM – 9AM Friday) Includes …

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