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 »

Thursday PM Update: Weekend Starts Mild, Ends Cold

Friday 10/12/2018 update: Weekend Snowfall Forecast Map It's been a great week or so for snow across the high country, with a sharp up-tick »

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 the snowpack numbers to climb, and hopefully stay near to »

Moisture-Laden Spring Storm Takes Aim, but Will It Deliver?

The last weeks have been very warm and dry along the Front Range and eastern plains. Our Feb - April outlook issued in January painted a »

State of the Snowfall Season

In many respects, the last few weeks have been epic for snowfall on some of the state's mountain ranges. Near Crested Butte, totals have climbed above »

Weather5280's 2015-2016 Snow Season Forecast Review

Well, we've made it. May is finally here, and (even with our recent chilly weather) our snowfall chances decrease markedly with each passing day as we head deeper into the month and on into June. On »

A Look Back at March 2016; Mountain Snowpack Update

March featured one of Denver's biggest blizzards in years, and huge snowfall totals for the north-central mountains, but featured warmer than normal temperatures across the state, »