Category: Fall 2016

Weekend Storm Summary

A storm moving into the area late this past Friday into Saturday brought very cold arctic air and a good shot of snow to the Castle Rock area. Not everyone along the Palmer Divide saw decent snow though, in fact areas of heavier snow accumulation were extremely spotty. Case in point, see the snowfall map …

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Urgent! Storm Update

Lots to talk about with this storm and some new warnings have been issued with this storm that people need to know about. This is a bit of a lond upgate but there’s a ton of important information. Latest Weather Watches and Warnings Here’s the rundown: Winter Storm Warning For: CAMERON PASS, LARAMIE AND MEDICINE …

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Weekly Outlook: Colorado Weather Rollercoaster This Week

As we move deeper into December we continue to experience more seasonal weather in terms of temperatures. The last few days have been punctuated by high temperatures in the 40’s and lows in the teens and twenties,  this is much closer to where we should be this time of year than the scorching heat we …

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Mid Week Storm Update

  Current Weather Watch/Warning/Advisory Information With the storm approaching Colorado a number of weather watches and advisories have been issued. There are two separate Winter Weather Advisories issued for the front range, the first issued for the foothills is for 4-8 inches of snow and treacherous travel conditions. The second includes the Denver Metro Area …

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Arctic Storm to Bring Cold and Snow to Castle Rock This Week!

The storm originating in the arctic areas of Alaska and Canada for the past week is beginning to come into focus on a lot of our medium range models and the longer ranges are starting to hammer out the details as well. This storm has had an interesting evolution as models have been consistent on …

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Arctic Blast On The Way!

Our long range models have been picking up on some interesting happenings in the arctic regions of Alaska the past few days. We are keeping a close eye on this because what happens there and how it moves will bring big changes to Colorado’s weather sometime next week. Temperatures for most of Colorado have been …

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Cold Windy Week Ahead for Colorado Front Range

Castle Rock Forecast for week of 11/28/2016. Colder and windier conditions expected this week.

  After months of warmer to much warmer than average temperatures in the area over the past several weeks to months, the weather will finally turn more seasonable this week for most of Colorado. The Castle Rock and Palmer Divide area will see high temperatures generally in the upper 30’s and low 40’s with nighttime …

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Light to Moderate Snow to Continue This Morning

Rain changed over to snow this morning and some areas are seeing quick burst of accumulation. The commute could be a bit slick in areas especially South of Denver along the higher elevations of the Palmer Divide. ***Winter Weather Advisory In Effect*** Includes the Castle Rock area and Palmer Divide. The low pressure system is currently …

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Tuesday Storm Update

As I arrived home late this evening I’ve been looking at the latest model runs and found it pertinent to post a quick update. Across the board, models have been shifting snowfall totals up and combined with stronger winds could make for a “Flash Freeze” and snowfall situation similar to what we saw with the …

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Weekly Outlook – Another Storm On The Way!

Clouds are increasing around the area today in advance of our next storm system. This one doesn’t look terribly impressive but I do believe we have a decent chance of seeing an inch or two of snow. Especially the higher elevations South of Denver and along the Palmer Divide. Expect this storm to begin impacting …

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