A Look Ahead as Record Warmth Continues Across Eastern Colorado

Just after noon today we were sitting in the mid 70s across the greater Denver area. The record for the date is 70°F for Denver, »

As La Niña Fades, is El Niño on Deck?

The recent weak La Niña episode that prevailed since last fall, has been all but erased. The animation below shows the sea surface temperature anomaly trend »

Winter 2016 - 2017: Reason for Concern?

It is no secret that we've been dry and very warm for weeks. In fact, we saw cooler weather and mountain snow back in August than »

A Return of the Monsoon for August? La Niña Check, Winter Analogs, and That Pesky PDO

In a good year, August can be one of the wetter months of the year for many of us in Colorado. Right on schedule, we've had »

La Niña Transition & The Monsoon

La Niña Transition Let's see how our transition from El Niño to La Niña is going. We've talked about this a lot during the past several »