Heat Burst Hits Northeastern Colorado Thursday Morning

Post via kdvr.com / @MattMakens a member of the Pinpoint Weather Team for KDVR/KWGN. Northeastern Colorado jumped from the 70s to the 90s in a »

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 »

Powderful Statistics: Exploring Denver's Snowy Side

I recently wrote about the lack of September snowfalls in Denver since 2000. A couple of things became clear shortly after publishing: 1) Weather5280 readers love their snow (but we already knew this), and 2) snowfall »

The September Snows I Used to Know

There are many things I remember from my childhood that I've come to realize later in life the reality of which is perhaps a bit skewed, or embellished. One memory I have of growing up is »

Least Snowy March on Record for Denver; Season Least Snowiest to Date as Well

Weather5280 was started with the hopes and dreams of communicating epic snows and working exhaustively on continuous snowfall projections. That's still the dream. Like the Seven »

Dreaming Of A White Christmas in Denver?

A white Christmas in Denver is not rare, but certainly not common either. Historically, 38% of Christmas Days have had snow on the ground and only 15% have had snow falling. This year could beat those »

Denver's Snowless Fall Closes in on Record Delay

As of Tuesday, Denver remains snowless on the season, which is only the 13th time the city has not recorded snowfall in August, September, and October »