May 28, 2012 5:27 PM
Westerly winds will dominate the weather picture for much of the week, so mornings will tend to be sunny, with partly cloudy, breezy afternoons and evenings, with highs from near average to 10 degrees above average.
We've arrived at the time of the year, though, when an isolated storm... more »
May 25, 2012 5:29 PM
A cold front is approaching from the west, and the closer it gets, the stronger the winds will be. As a result...
Saturday: Increasing wind speeds (and temperatures), with decreasing humidities. Highs will be in the 80s/90s, with winds over 50 mph likely later in the day.
Sunday:... more »
May 24, 2012 5:18 PM
A cold front is moving towards us from the west coast, and the closer it gets, the stronger the wind gusts will be.
Thursday Night: Clouds will increase, with a few sprinkles. Lows 40s.
Friday: Increasing sunshine and wind speeds. Highs 70s/80s.
Saturday: VERY windy at times.... more »
May 23, 2012 5:23 PM
Much cooler air, with more water in it has moved into the News 5 viewing area, and as a result, showers and thunderstorms will be increasingly likely overnight into the early hours of Thursday. Highs will fall from those record levels on Tuesday to closer to average.
Thursday: Lingering... more »
May 22, 2012 5:25 PM
Tuesday's wind and warm were the result of an approaching cold front, and that front will move in on Wednesday, bringing more wind, cooler highs, and a chance for showers and thunderstorms later. Highs Wednesday will be in the 80s/90s, with 70s in the higher elevations.
Behind the front... more »
May 21, 2012 5:17 PM
Chinook winds are blowing, and they'll be stronger on Tuesday, so highs will climb into record range, with highs of near 90 in Colorado Springs and 97 in Pueblo. (The records for the date are 87 for Colorado Springs and 94 for Pueblo). Other cities may set records as well.... more »
May 18, 2012 5:30 PM
A cold front is bringing gusty winds, cooler air and showers/thunderstorms for the weekend, but the effect won't be with us for long.
Saturday: Breezy and 20 degrees cooler than Friday's readings. Showers and storms increasingly likely. Highs 60s/70s.
Sunday: Breezy and not as cool, with a few... more »
May 17, 2012 5:30 PM
Here in Colorado, we usually become windy and warm before a cold front moves in, and that's what we'll do on Friday. Expect wind gusts stronger than 40 mph, with highs 10-15 degrees above average. (80s/90s). The chance for thunderstorms will re-enter the picture Friday night, and behind the front....... more »
May 16, 2012 5:15 PM
A weak collection of clouds, showers and storms is moving from west to east across Colorado, so expect a chance of thunder rumbling until it passes by. The lower layers of the atmosphere are so dry, though, that if thunder develops near you, you're more likely to see lightning and... more »
May 15, 2012 5:29 PM
Expect another day of warmer-than-average highs on Wednesday, but we'll have more water in the air, so clouds will form earlier, and both the mountains and areas close to them will be the most likely to see storms, though a storm or two is possible anywhere in the News 5... more »
May 14, 2012 5:30 PM
The weather in your life will feel a lot more like summertime this week, with a few chances for storms, and some changes by the weekend.
Tuesday: Sunny early. Partly cloudy and breezy in the afternoon. Highs 70a/80s.
Wednesday: Windy at times. a 20% chance for storms later.... more »
May 11, 2012 5:19 PM
This weekend will be a short break in the warm and dry weather pattern that had highs in the 70s and 80s on Thursday.
Friday night and Saturday: Showers, thunderstorms and snowflakes . Lows in the 30s/40s. Highs in the 40s/50s (and feeling colder)
Sunday: More of the... more »
May 10, 2012 5:30 PM
The cold front we've been preparing you for this week will move in overnight, with wind gusts over 50 mph, then falling temperatures.
Friday: The process continues, with highs in the 50s/60s and showers/storms/mountain snow becoming likely by Friday night.
Saturday: An indoor day if you have the... more »
May 9, 2012 5:30 PM
The air has been getting warmer and drier in the News 5 viewing area, and the trend will continue tonight, with fair skies and lows in the 40s for lower elevations and 30s in the high country.
Thursday will be breezy and warmer, with lows of highs in the... more »
May 8, 2012 5:24 PM
In May, we expect HUGE changes in the weather from day to day, and late this week into the weekend will be no exception to that rule.
Wednesday will be sunny early, partly cloudy, with isolated showers and thunder later and will warm into the 70s/80s.
Thursday, winds... more »
May 7, 2012 5:37 PM
This air with lots of water in it will linger through Monday night, and give us areas of fog early Tuesday. Afterwards, you'll see a mix of clouds and sunshine, with a 20% chance of PM thunderstorms and highs in the 50s/60s.
Wednesday will feature more sunshine, with only... more »
May 4, 2012 5:25 PM
As Mike Daniels mentioned in an earlier story (I've linked to it), a SERIOUS cold front is headed towards us, but other than wind, it will leave your Saturday untouched, except for the very warm highs in the 80s/90s.
After the front goes through Saturday night, you'll feel the... more »
May 3, 2012 5:24 PM
A cold front is approaching from the west, and before it arrives, it will be warm and breezy, with a few PM storms on Friday.
Expect stronger winds on Saturday, with a better chance for storms (still warm, though).
By Sunday, that chance for showers and storms will... more »
May 2, 2012 5:36 PM
There's just a bit more water in the air at the moment, so isolated thunderstorms will be possible into Wednesday evening, especially over the mountains, the foothills and north and west of Colorado Springs (as well as along the Palmer Divide)
Thursday will be breezy, warm and dry, with... more »
May 1, 2012 5:24 PM
Winds will be breezy at times, boosting highs into the "10-15 degrees above average" range.
Overnight, clouds will decrease, with lows in the 40s.
You'll see more sunshine Wednesday, with breezy winds and a 20% chance for thunderstorms later. Highs 70s/80s.
Thursday, expect a mild, "sunny in... more »
April 30, 2012 5:23 PM
Southwesterly winds will linger with us this week. For most of us, that means warm thermometer readings and low humidities. On the down side, it also means those wind speeds will be stronger than 35 mph at times (but they WILL boost the temps in the process). While it GENERALLY... more »
April 27, 2012 4:41 PM
Breezy winds will continue tonight , with dry skies and colder lows (30s for most of us).
On Saturday , expect sunshine to start, but increasing clouds later, leading to a 30% chance for showers. Highs will be in the 50s/60s. Overnight, those raindrops will mix with snowflakes over... more »
April 26, 2012 10:20 PM
Showers and storms will linger late, some of those storms with locally heavy amounts of rain, lots of lightning and small hail, and then another cold front will approach on Friday, which makes your forecast look like this:
Friday: Windy at times. Gusts to 40 mph. Highs 60s/70s Saturday/Sunday:... more »
April 26, 2012 5:53 PM
The amount of water in the air is increasing, and storms from the west coast are moving in. As a result, thunderstorms on the eastern Plains may become severe through late tonight, with a short break behind the storms.
That will leave Friday breezy and cooler, though highs will... more »
April 25, 2012 3:50 PM
After another day of record, and close to record highs on Wednesday, the weather will change.
Cooler air is advancing from the north, with 2 cold fronts racing in from the west to bring gusty winds, showers, thunderstorms, mountain snow and cooler temperatures to the News 5 viewing area.... more »
April 24, 2012 11:01 PM
Skies will clear overnight, with lows in the 40s/50s, which is near 10 degrees above average.
Wednesday: Breezy, with increasing clouds and isolated storms. Highs 80s/90s, and more records are possible.
Thursday: More clouds earlier and a better chance for storms. Some may become severe. Highs 70s/80s.
... more »
April 24, 2012 4:52 PM
Record highs arrived in Colorado right on schedule, as westerly winds boosted thermometer readings and dropped humidities, but in the Springtime, nothing lasts for long.
Expect isolated thunderstorms into this evening, then clearing, with increasing clouds, breezy winds, and another warm day on Wednesday (and there could be a... more »
April 23, 2012 5:34 PM
If you thought Monday was warm, wait until you experience Tuesday. We may see a few new record highs, as maximum temperatures climb into the 80s/90s at lower elevations. When we get that warm, it doesn't take a lot of water in the air to fire up a few thunderstorms,... more »
April 20, 2012 4:51 PM
The storm has moved on, and you'll enjoy light breezes and mild temperatures overnight, with lows in the 30s and 40s. Saturday, there will still be plenty of sunshine, but a weak front will edge into the eastern counties during the day, making it breezy for all of us (and... more »
April 17, 2012 9:46 PM
Don't be surprised if you feel a sprinkle or two overnight, but the air is so dry, most of what falls from the clouds will evaporate long before it hits the surface. Wednesday, expect stronger winds, warmer temperatures, and a 20% chance for a stray shower/T-shower. Thursday, it's a different... more »
April 17, 2012 5:12 PM
After breezy, warmer weather with filtered sunshine on Tuesday, the next step is a cold front whose effects will be out of the way by the weekend. Expect a mix of clouds and sunshine on Wednesday, with highs in the 70s (and a few 80s) and a 20% chance for... more »
April 16, 2012 3:58 PM
Our weekend storm has raced away to the east (taking severe weather wherever it goes), and chinook breezes (those westerly ones that make us warmer and drier) are settling in to boost the temperatures and drop humidities.
Expect clearing skies overnight, with lows near freezing again, followed by sunshine... more »
April 15, 2012 11:08 PM
The storm that brought wintry conditions (and up to 8" of snow to northern El Paso county) is slowly swirling eastward. The result will be a mix of clouds and stars, with areas of rain/snow showers, isolated thundershowers and patchy fog into Monday morning. Clouds and sunshine will mix during... more »
April 15, 2012 5:22 PM
The power of a storm swirling rain, snow, fog and thunder across Colorado will wind down through Monday, setting us up for a "that Springtime feeling" week.
Areas of rain, snow and fog will continue to move through overnight, but will decrease Monday, allowing highs to climb into the... more »
April 14, 2012 11:22 PM
A fast moving west coast storm will blast across Colorado over the next 18 hours, bringing gusty winds, rain and snow to the lower elevations, and heavy snow to the mountains. Travel westward will be hazardous through Sunday. Monday will feature more sunshine, with a lingering chance of showers, but... more »
April 14, 2012 5:13 PM
A fast-moving storm from the west will blast across Colorado over the next 24 hours, bringing wind and heavy snow to the mountains (so travel westward is not your best choice until the storm moves out of the state), and a combination of wind rain and snow to the eastern... more »
April 13, 2012 1:23 PM
A cold front is racing towards us from the west coast, leaving lots of rainfall and heavy mountain snow behind it. Today, the major effect of that storm will be to bring gusty, chinook winds to boost the temperatures and drop the humidities. More clouds will roll in tonight, keeping... more »
April 13, 2012 5:49 AM
Another cold front is approaching, and Friday will be the in-between day, with a mix of sun and clouds, gusty winds, and warmer than average temperatures. Saturday, that cold front will move through, with stronger winds periods of heavy snow for the mountains (Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for... more »
April 11, 2012 10:21 PM
Showers and storms will linger late, then clouds and stars will mix over the News 5 viewing area, with gusty winds moving in Thursday (cold front moving through). The wind may increase, but the chance of showers and storms will decrease, with above-average highs. Friday, plan on less wind and... more »
April 11, 2012 5:42 PM
Thunderstorms intensified on Wednesday afternoon, with severe storms on the southeastern Plains and a TORNADO WATCH until 9 PM MDT for Baca, Bent, Las Animas, Otero and Prowers counties. Severe Thunderstorms (the ones with damaging winds and hail) will be possible for all of the News 5 viewing area until... more »
April 9, 2012 11:10 PM
Air with more water in it than the single-digit relative humidities we've seen over the past few days is edging into the News 5 viewing area hour by hour. That will mean more clouds and areas of fog overnight, especially towards sunrise on Tuesday. After some sunshine, thunderstorms will develop... more »
April 9, 2012 5:35 PM
Weatherwise, this will be an interesting week. It starts with more clouds and areas of fog overnight tonight. Keeping Tuesday morning's lows in the 30s/40s. After the fog thins, there's a 20% chance for showers and thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening. The further south and east you are, the more... more »
April 6, 2012 9:25 PM
The cold front that produced hurricane force winds over the mountains Friday afternoon is moving on now, the wind is decreasing and colder air is settling in. Lows will be close to freezing for many of us. Plan on sunshine and lighter winds on Saturday, (but still breezy in the... more »
April 6, 2012 5:42 PM
The wind has been blustery (gusts to nearly 80 mph over the mountains, over 50 on the Plains) because a cold front is working its way from the Rockies to the nation's heartland. Until it moves through, expect more of the same, with a plume of dust and sand from... more »
April 5, 2012 5:30 PM
Another cold front is approaching, and the closer it gets, the stronger the winds will be. On the brighter side, the combination of breezes and more clouds (with some patchy fog) overnight will lead to much milder lows (30s/40s), and a warm day on Friday (60s/70s). By afternoon the stronger... more »
April 4, 2012 5:31 PM
The last storm is racing away from us, and the next one is approaching, but in-between, we get some marvelous weather. Expect partly cloudy skies overnight, with patchy fog on the Plains, followed by sunshine and highs 10 degrees above average on Thursday (60s/70s). Winds will be breezy in the... more »
April 3, 2012 5:25 PM
A big low pressure system south and east of Colorado continues to send bands of rain and snow from the Plains to the mountains, so this one isn't quite done yet. Expect these wintry conditions to last through early Wednesday, and taper off later, leaving us with a warmer day.... more »
April 2, 2012 5:51 PM
That blast of wind you've been experiencing and the sharp drop in temperatures is the result of a cold front that went past earlier. Now a big low pressure system is edging across northern New Mexico, and will swirl areas of rain and snow into the state through Tuesday. Some... more »
March 26, 2012 10:58 PM
As a powerful, wind-producing cold front races away from us, wind speeds will continue to drop, skies will clear, and overnight lows will be in the 30s/40s. Tuesday will be sunny, with some breezes at times, but NOTHING like you experienced on Monday. Highs 60s/70s. More sunshine and light breezes... more »
March 26, 2012 5:48 PM
A powerful, Pacific cold front is slowly but surely working its way across Colorado, bringing wind gusts to at least 70 mph (and some stronger) to the mountains, and gusts upwards of 65 mph to lower elevations. As the front moves on tonight, wind speeds will drop, skies will clear... more »
March 23, 2012 5:16 PM
Saturday and Sunday will feature sunshine and highs in record range for most of us (70s and 80s for the lower elevations, 60s in the mountains). Expect southerly breezes to increase later Sunday as a west coast cold front moves in our direction. As the front goes through on Monday,... more »
March 22, 2012 5:22 PM
Clouds, showers and gusty winds will sweep out of the state tonight, leaving clear skies and cooler lows. You'll see lots of sunshine on Friday, with lighter winds, and highs in the 60s/70s. Saturday, the sunshine will continue, and highs will climb by several degrees (with a few of us... more »
March 21, 2012 5:30 PM
Winds will remain blustery through Thursday, and many of us will see some showers (especially overnight and early Thursday) as a big low pressure system moves from Oklahoma to the northern Plains. Practically, what that means is that skies will clear later Thursday, winds will die down and Friday will... more »
March 20, 2012 5:32 PM
Blustery winds and the chance for more rain/snow showers will stay with us through Thursday, though temperatures will increase from Tuesday's levels. The further east you are, the better your chance for showers until a big low pressure system wobbling across Texas and Oklahoma finally heads east and leaves us... more »
March 19, 2012 5:33 PM
Winter will end with a whimper, with a few rain/snow showers overnight. Spring arrives with the Vernal Equinox at 11:14 PM (Monday Night). The first full day of Spring (Tuesday) will be cooler than average (40s/50s), with increasing sunshine from northwest to southeast. Wednesday will be nicely warmer, and Thursday,... more »
March 16, 2012 4:58 PM
After a nice string of springlike days, a cold front we've been tracking towards Colorado will move in later this weekend. Before it arrives, Saturday will be breezy, warm and dry, with a few record highs possible. The fire danger will increase, with RED FLAG WARNINGS in effect for most... more »
March 15, 2012 5:33 PM
Westerly winds continue to blow, so for the immediate future, warm, dry weather will continue. Friday will be more of the same (but warmer), with stronger breezes (and even a bit warmer) on Saturday. The changes are arriving on Sunday, as a cold front crosses Colorado from west to east.... more »
March 14, 2012 5:23 PM
As long as we have high pressure to the west and lower pressure to the east (as we do now), Chinook winds (the warm, dry ones) will continue to blow and the warm, dry, (occasionally breezy) conditions will continue. Even the big storm systems currently hitting the west coast will... more »
March 13, 2012 5:19 PM
Westerly breezes (gusty at times) will continue for the rest of the week, with a mix of clouds and sunshine and highs 15-20 degrees above average. Humidities will continue to be low, so fire danger will increase day by day, and RED FLAG WARNINGS will continue to be likely for... more »
March 12, 2012 11:39 PM
Warm, westerly breezes will continue for much of the week. These are our famous "Chinook" winds that boost the temps and lower the relative humidity readings. The good news is that it's going to feel like Springtime. Just be cautious, because the fire danger will increase day by day. A... more »
March 12, 2012 4:34 PM
Westerly breezes will be part of your life for most of the week, bringing warm, dry weather to most of us. Highs will be 15-20 degrees above-average into the weekend, and the stronger the breezes are in your neighborhood, the warmer you'll be. Humidities will be VERY low, though, so... more »
March 10, 2012 10:54 PM
Expect clouds, rain and snow showers, areas of fog and low clouds and isolated thunder through the early hours of Sunday, but skies will clear from northwest to southeast during the day, as highs climb above average (50s/60s). More sunshine and breezy winds will boost highs on Monday, and the... more »
March 10, 2012 6:06 PM
Rain and snow showers and isolated thunderstorms are rolling into Colorado from the south. We'll keep the unsettled conditions (as well as some fog overnight) through the early hours of Sunday (remember to "Spring Ahead"), with increasing sunshine from north to south during the day. Monday through Thursday will be... more »
March 8, 2012 5:24 PM
High pressure will control the weather and divert storms from Friday through the weekend, with lots of sunshine, cool nights, and afternoon highs climbing to near 15 degrees above average by Monday. Tuesday will be breezy and warm, with stronger breezes and slightly cooler (but still warmer than average) temperatures... more »
March 7, 2012 5:30 PM
The colder air has already arrived, and temps will fall hour by hour from this point on. Then there's the snow. The further south you travel, and the closer to get to the mountains, the heavier your snow will be. I've included a link to our latest snowfall estimates. More... more »
March 6, 2012 5:29 PM
As a cold front races into Colorado, windy, warm and dry will be the weather words (until the front gets here), with significant changes Wednesday and Thursday. The front will arrive at the Palmer Divide around 5 AM Wednesday, bringing colder air and an increasing chance of rain and snow,... more »
March 5, 2012 5:27 PM
Breezy winds, low humidities and warmer-than-average temperatures will be the rule tonight and Tuesday, as a cold front approaches from the Pacific Northwest. When it races through early Wednesday, We'll feel major changes, with a big drop in temps, and an increasing chance for rain and snow on Wednesday. Even... more »
March 1, 2012 6:16 PM
After blasting the mountains of California with snow and wind, a wintry storm has arrived in Colorado. Expect MUCH colder temps, together with periods of wind and snow through Friday. With clearing skies Friday night, overnight lows will be in the 0s/10s, but a sunny Saturday will allow highs to... more »
February 29, 2012 4:48 AM
Winds will be blustery at times today, as highs climb to the 50s/60s. As breezy winds continue overnight, lows will be in the 20s/30s, but clouds and wind will increase on Thursday, as another cold front races in from the west. Highs will be in the 40s/50s, with an increasing... more »
February 28, 2012 4:28 AM
A cold front we've been expecting for several days will move through today, bringing gusty winds (some gusts >50 mph) and a chance for some snow. Highs will be in the 40s/50s, but feel cooler because of the wind. Blustery conditions will continue tonight, with lows in the 20s. You'll... more »
February 26, 2012 11:01 PM
While Sunday was 10-15 degrees colder than Saturday, air that's even colder will move in overnight, dropping lows into the teens (single digits in the high country). Clouds and wind will increase on Monday, as Winter Storm Warnings go into effect for the mountains. (Highs 30s/40s). Gusty winds and the... more »
February 26, 2012 5:39 PM
The weather will hold your interest over the next few days, especially if you're not fond of wind.
Cooler air will move in Sunday night, keeping Monday's highs below average (30s/40s), and another cold front will be racing in our direction from the west. Clouds and wind will increase... more »
February 24, 2012 5:21 PM
Another cold front is on the way, and the good news is that temps will increase on Saturday before its arrival. On the downside, the wind is coming back, and will increase during the day. As the front moves through Saturday evening, snow will return to the mountains, with a... more »
February 23, 2012 5:39 PM
Snow will decrease from north to south across the state overnight, leaving behind temps in the single digits and teens and areas of fog. Sunshine will increase on Friday, and the less snow you have on the ground, the warmer you'll be. (Highs 30s/40s). Clouds and wind will increase on... more »
February 22, 2012 5:23 PM
With the jet stream overhead, and a cold front approaching, winds have been as strong as 80 mph for some of us, the the gusts will continue into Thursday morning. After the front moves by (between 3 and 5 in the morning), winds will slowly die down, temperatures will fall,... more »
February 21, 2012 5:25 PM
As a series of cold fronts blasts across Colorado, we'll alternate "the warm before the storm" (VERY warm in some cases) with "oh yeah, it's still Winter" days. Tonight, the blustery winds will continue, with most overnight lows in the 30s. Gusty winds will continue on Wednesday, as some highs... more »
February 20, 2012 5:23 PM
As a big low pressure system swirls away from us, wind speeds will drop overnight, with more sunshine and warmer temps (40s/50s) on Tuesday. Clouds and wind will increase on Wednesday (and some highs in the 60s are possible), before another cold front sweeps in Wednesday night, leaving cooler temps... more »
February 17, 2012 5:26 PM
A small batch of clouds and snow showers will move from Wyoming across the News 5 viewing area overnight, but the effects on your life will be minimal. At the same time, some cooler air will settle in, so even with increasing sunshine on Saturday, highs won't be as warm... more »
February 16, 2012 5:36 PM
At the moment, we're in between storm systems, though one weak disturbance will brush the state from the southern Foothills to the southeastern Plains Friday night. That will mean a few rain/snow showers from Trinidad and Walsenburg to Springfield. For the rest of us, it will be breezy, with near... more »
February 15, 2012 5:21 PM
The cold front has moved through, and the cold air will linger tonight, with lows in the 0s (in the high country and far eastern Plains) and 10s (for most of the rest of us). Expect sunshine and cool highs (30s/40s) on Thursday, wiht a breezy, warmer Friday (40s/50s) and... more »
February 14, 2012 5:19 PM
A big low pressure system will swirl across our southern state line overnight, bringing some much-needed snow to the mountains ( Winter Weather Advisories are in effect, and some areas will pick up over a foot of new snow ), and gusty winds/snow showers to the rest of us. The... more »
February 13, 2012 5:37 PM
Expect a few garden variety sprinkles and flurries Monday evening, but the chance will increase Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, as a storm from the west coast moves over the top of us. The mountains will pick up more snow, with the Palmer Divide, Teller County and the high country... more »
February 10, 2012 5:26 PM
MUCH colder Canadian air is sliding into Colorado (the place in Canada it's coming from had highs in the single digits today), and as it invades, expect fog, flurries and freezing drizzle, with highs in the 20s for most of us on Saturday. While the snowfall won't be deep, the... more »
February 9, 2012 5:30 PM
Much colder air is approaching for the weekend. Before it arrives, you'll see a mix of clouds and stars tonight, increasing clouds and wind on Friday (with mild temps), and areas of fog and freezing drizzle Friday night. Saturday will be a cold one, with a 20-30% chance for some... more »
February 8, 2012 5:44 PM
Cold air from the north and storms from the west coast are both moving toward Colorado, and that will give us a mix of sunshine and snowflakes over the next few days. Expect a mix of sunshine and clouds, with snow showers possible at times on Thursday, as highs get... more »
February 7, 2012 5:45 PM
The coldest air we'll experience this week will be outside your door tonight, as lows drop to the single-digits and teens (with a few single-digit below zero readings). Expect a mix of clouds and sunshine on Wednesday, as highs climb closer to average, then more sunshine and a bit warmer... more »
February 6, 2012 10:30 PM
As colder air races into the News 5 viewing area, and the snowflakes start to fly, be prepared for gusty winds, producing wind chills in the 0 to 5 below range Monday night and Tuesday morning. Snow accumulations won't be impressive, but could be several inches along the Palmer Divide,... more »
February 6, 2012 5:32 PM
Much colder air is racing in our direction from Montana, and you'll feel the effects tonight and Tuesday. The wind will be gusty, temps will fall rapidly, and bursts of snow and flurries through Tuesday morning. As the day wears on, skies will clear and highs will be in the... more »
February 3, 2012 5:43 PM
The storm that has brought snow, wind, cold and road closures is slowly moving away to the northeast, and SLOWLY is the key word. Winds will stay breezy overnight, with some snow likely from northern and eastern El Paso county to the eastern Plains (and over the mountains) and areas... more »
February 2, 2012 10:26 PM
For many of us, a blast of snow and wind has arrived. Winter Storm Warnings, Winter Weather Advisories and Blizzard Warnings cover most of the area, with the most dangerous combination of snow and wind expected to be from northeastern El Paso county eastward to Kansas and northward to Nebraska.... more »
February 2, 2012 5:49 PM
A big low pressure system over northern New Mexico is slowly edging its way towards the Texas Panhandle, and while it's in the neighborhood, snow and wind will blast the News 5 viewing area tonight into Friday. Winter Storm Warnings, Winter Weather Advisories and Blizzard Warnings cover most of the... more »
January 30, 2012 4:40 PM
The first day of the work week will be the warmest, with highs in the 50s and 60s for many of us at lower elevations, but a cold front is racing towards us, and will move in tonight. Winds will be breezy, overnight lows warmer than average (mostly 20s), then... more »
January 28, 2012 11:10 PM
As breezes turn to westerly, overnight lows will be warmer than average (10s/20s), with a mix of clouds and stars. Clouds and sunshine will be the rule on Sunday, with the breezes a bit stronger, and highs reaching the 50s/60s. Clouds and wind will increase on Monday as a cold... more »
January 28, 2012 6:11 PM
As high pressure builds to the west of us (which it's doing right now), the breezes will be a bit stronger on Sunday, and highs will climb into that magical 15-20 degrees above average range. Monday, clouds and wind will increase, as a weak cold front approaches, and we'll see... more »
January 27, 2012 4:39 PM
Friday night, winds will decrease, skies will clear, and overnight lows will drop to the single digits and teens for most of us. You'll see sunshine on Saturday, with highs near average, then with more sunshine and breezy winds on Sunday, highs will climb into the 50s. Monday will be... more »
January 26, 2012 11:18 PM
As a cold front races into Colorado from the west, clouds will increase overnight, and lows will stay in the mild 20s and 30s, but snowflakes will begin to fly over the northern and central mountains, with WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES in effect for 4-8" of snow, combined with strong, gusty... more »
January 26, 2012 5:38 PM
A fast-moving storm from the Pacific Northwest is racing towards Colorado, and will arrive overnight to change the weather in your life for Friday. Clouds and wind will increase overnight, and lows will stay in the mild 20s/30s, but the front will arrive at the Palmer Divide about 5 AM... more »
January 25, 2012 11:15 PM
Overnight lows will be mild across the News 5 viewing area. When the sun rises on Thursdasy morning, temperatures will be in the 20s and 30s for most of us. Winds will be breezy at times, with above-average highs (40s/50s). Clouds and wind will increase Thursday night, with areas of... more »
January 25, 2012 5:27 PM
High clouds and breezy wind will keep most of us in the mild 20s and 30s overnight, then clouds and wind will increase later on Thursday, as a cold front approaches from the northwest. The chance for snowflakes will appear early Friday morning, and continue throughout the day, with gusty... more »
January 24, 2012 10:22 PM
Fair skies, light winds and COLD temperatures will be the rule across the News 5 viewing area overnight. For most of us, the lows will be in the single digits and teens (above zero). With sunshine and westerly breezes on Wednesday, highs will climb nicely into the 50s at lower... more »