Colorado 99.99% Free of Any Drought Monitor Classification, Marking Highest Percentage Since 2001

A truly remarkable Drought Monitor map published today showing what a historically wet winter (and now spring) across the CONUS can do for persistent drought conditions. »

El Niño Has Reestablished and Might Stick Around For Awhile

The weather we have experienced for the past several weeks lines up very well with what we thought winter would be like... a more active finish »

Two-Year Snowfall Slump in Rare Company for Denver as We near the End of 2018

I understand that we typically measure seasonal snowfall totals (September - May) rather than annual, but given we're not even halfway through this season, let's take »

Perspective on Colorado's Snowpack: Is There A Downward Trend?

Matt Makens is a KWGN Pinpoint Meteorologist and occasional contributor to Weather5280 from Denver's Pinpoint weather team. It's the time of year when we look at »

Powderful Statistics: Exploring Denver's Snowy Side

I recently wrote about the lack of September snowfalls in Denver since 2000. A couple of things became clear shortly after publishing: 1) Weather5280 readers love »