Throw Monsoon into the Polar Vortex and Bomb Cyclone Club

Matt Makens is a meteorologist on the Pinpoint Weather Team. He has nightly forecasts on Colorado's Own Channel 2. In the ranks of misused and overused weather terms, we have Polar Vortex and Bomb Cyclone, and »

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. Over the last 180 days most of the U.S. »

January To End Quite Snowy for Some, A Check on Mountain Snowpack

While there's still a couple more days in the month, weather statewide to end the week looks mostly of the quiet variety. We could have some wind to contend with on Thursday, but no snow or »

Hurricane Rosa

If you are a Weather5280 Insider you know we've had our eye on the Eastern Pacific for months now in anticipation for it to not only »

The State of the Atmosphere: Sunday, July 22, 2018

This past week featured plenty of heat across the region, with temperatures running well above average across the state over the last seven days: The moisture »

More Heat

The heat returns today to eastern Colorado, with highs climbing back into the mid to upper 90s for your Wednesday and Thursday. In fact, NAM MOS »

High fire danger holds on to end week, but rain on the way?

As we've discussed several times in recent weeks, we're tracking a shift in the pattern as we head into the middle and latter half of the »