Weather & Climate

Further Improvement in Drought Conditions

Further Improvement in Drought Conditions

By Chris Sorensen While southwest Colorado continues with areas considered abnormally dry, additional precipitation in the southeast has completely alleviated...

Drought, Dry Conditions Improve Dramatically

Drought, Dry Conditions Improve Dramatically

By Chris Sorensen Following another round of state-wide precipitation, remaining areas of moderate drought in Colorado dissipated and abnormally dry areas receded in...

Weekend Weather Outlook

Weekend Weather Outlook

By Chris Sorensen Spring has sprung in Kiowa County, with warmer temperatures and chances of thunderstorms making their annual appearance. Saturday starts off windy...

Weather Outlook – Warming by Mid-Week

Weather Outlook – Warming by Mid-Week

By Chris Sorensen After a few weeks of cooler temperatures, rain, and even some late-season snow last Friday, temperatures will begin climbing to levels more like...

Flash Flood Safety

Flash Flood Safety

By NWS Staff Only two years ago major flooding in September resulted from over eight inches of rain that fell over a large area from northern Jefferson County to the...

Tornadoes and Tornado Safety

Tornadoes and Tornado Safety

By NWS Staff The threat of tornadoes in Colorado increases rapidly in May and continues through August. Ninety percent of Colorado tornadoes occur during this four-...