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 »

Winter Forecast Update: Analogs and Models

I am not going to spend much time on the main drivers with this update. We have talked about them at length in previous posts, and »

Subtle Differences to Previous El Niños Key to Winter Forecast, And Why the PDO Matters

There are a lot of comparisons to the El Niño of 1997 taking place right now, and while certainly an analog to this year, there are »

Long-Range Outlook: What Weather Awaits Colorado and the U.S. This Fall and Winter?

About a month ago I talked a lot about the course we are likely on as we head into fall. I addressed the potential for an »