Rainfall Totals
A look at rain and snowfall totals as impressive streak of wet weather continues for much of Eastern Colorado
The best part about our most recent round of wet weather was that it included a good portion of Southeast Colorado, which has largely missed on many of the recent events that have delivered a wet spring to the northeastern portion of the state. As we've covered on many occasions in recent weeks, the state of the drought across the state hasn't improved much outside
Rainfall Totals
A wonderful soaking rain for much of East-Central Colorado
Sunday's system delivered some much needed moisture to many of us across the region, but left crucial regions of the state high and dry. Denver officially picked up 0.94" of rain on Sunday, bringing the month-to-date total to 1.56", just 0.05" shy of average for the month. At nearly 1", the airport was fairly representative to what most locations saw across the greater metro area and immediate surrounding areas. Some folks reported a bit more than an inch, others a bit less, but a good soaking
Denver Forecast
Weekend Outlook & Mid-Summer-Autumn Recap
Wednesday was one of those days in Colorado that nearly all conversations started with “it feels like Seattle, not Denver out there”. Topping out at 62 degrees F, Denver International Airport (DIA) set a new record-low high temperature, beating the previous record of 64 degrees F from 2009. That’s a whopping 28 degrees below average for the date, and a far cry from Seattle’s actual highs Wednesday in the upper 80s. We were also the coolest major city in the entire country. The soggiest days of
Rainfall Totals
Map: Colorado Rainfall Totals July 30, 2014
Below is a map rainfall totals as of this morning from the CoCoRaHS network . These are two day totals (yesterday and today) and will be updated as more data becomes available. The greatest rainfall total so far comes from 0.5 miles east of Eads, Colorado, where 6.21 inches of rain has been recorded since yesterday afternoon. Most locations within the Denver area are reporting anywhere from 0.5 to 2.5 inches of rain so far, including 1.50" at our weather station in cen
Rainfall Totals
Flooding Rains Ease, but Here Comes the Heat
Our drought-reducing progress will go on pause for a while as warmer and drier weather returns to the region. Temperatures over the next week will climb above normal levels for the state as high pressure builds in. The best precipitation chances over the next week look to be in the mountains, with very little over northeast Colorado and the Plains. Rainfall totals It’s been a heck of a run so far this this summer, however, and most of the monsoon season is still ahead of us. According to the la