3 hours 17 minutes ago
Major roads and side streets in Colorado Springs are the problem areas for the Monday morning commute. Interstate 25 was the biggest issue Sunday night with several crashes, including one rollover crash. But, that changed overnight. The Colorado Springs Streets Division are on a partial call-out Monday morning. Crews... Read Story ›
5 hours 36 minutes ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Families are packing up their belongings in preparation for possible evacuations due to flooding. Temperatures are expected to hit nearly 60 degrees on Monday, causing concern about runoff from melting snow, and overflowing creeks. Gov. Andrew Cuomo told residents to "err on the side of caution"... Read Story ›
Nov 16, 2014 9:30 AM
Snow and clouds will be clearing just in time for the top action of the Lenoids Meteor Shower Sunday night-Monday morning and Monday night-Tuesday morning. The fading moon will also help make the Leonids much easier to see than the North Taurids and South Taurids meteor showers over the past... Read Story ›
Nov 13, 2014 10:00 AM
If you live in Pueblo, you know how the weather usually works: Colorado Springs gets the big snowfall, and you sit back realizing it likely will not happen in Pueblo. Yesterday that was not the case. A heavy band of snow set up right on top of Pueblo, and... Read Story ›
Nov 12, 2014 1:06 PM
Here are some of the snowfall totals we have received through 11 AM Wednesday. Colorado Springs: 2.0 to 6.0" Pueblo: 1.0 to 3.0" Pueblo West: 3.0" Ellicott: 2.0" 6 miles SW of Colorado Springs: 11.0" Penrose: 1.0" Beulah: 3.0" Security:... Read Story ›
Nov 11, 2014 6:51 AM
Tuesday morning brings the bitter cold temperatures News 5 has warned you about since last week. As you head out the door this Veterans Day, dress in layers, especially if you are out in the elements for long periods of time. Radar looks quiet, but many are seeing... Read Story ›
Nov 11, 2014 6:25 AM
Tuesday morning brings a much better commute throughout Colorado Springs, after a treacherous evening drive Monday. The city's Streets Division took to the roads in a citywide "full call-out" overnight and into the morning hours, in an attempt to make sure the morning drive was smooth. They... Read Story ›
With potential record highs for Colorado Springs and Pueblo on Tuesday, 5/22, (Record 87, set in 1996, forecast high of 90 for Colorado Springs; Record 94 set in 1996, forecast high of 97 for Pueblo), I thought it might be fun to dig back into the records kept for both...
Because… 1) The fires have started early in the season, with one near Fort Collins, and more in Arizona 2) The winter left dry soils behind (the effect of La Nina) 3) It’s already in the 90s and 100s from southern Nevada to southern Arizona 4) The outlook for June,...
There are 2 astronomical events of note in your immediate future, and both require special viewing gear (plus one requires a road trip). First of all, there will be an “annular” eclipse of the sun on May 20th. It won’t be visible from Colorado, but you can get a great...
Drought conditions aren’t quite as intense as they have been, thanks to some April showers (and snowflakes). Here are some of the impacts: 1) Spring showers and warmer weather across eastern Colorado has allowed grasses and other fuels to green up, which has helped to lower the fire danger across...
As my last post (about the tornado northeast of Tokyo, Japan), reminded us all, the good old US of A isn’t the only place in the world that has tornadoes (though we have more than anybody else). A little research shows that tornadoes have been reported on every continent except...