The State of the Atmosphere: Sunday, July 8th, 2018

While we saw pockets of good moisture along the Front Range over the last week, the monsoon remained elusive. It's easy to see this when looking »

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 »

The State of the Atmosphere: Monday, July 31, 2017

July 2017 was another warm one for Colorado, running from 1 - 3° above average for the month with just one afternoon to go. The warmest »

Swing and a Miss for Rain; Weekend Outlook

Well, we tried to get some rain this week in Denver, with about 12 hours of it "feeling" like rain on Wednesday. Unfortunately, it panned out »

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 »

The State of the Atmosphere: Sunday, July 17, 2016

It's hard to believe that we're now a bit more than halfway through July 2016. It's always amazing to me how fast we transition from snow-threat to heatwaves around here, with those frosty May mornings now »

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 »