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Tornado at Denver International Airport rated EF1

Friday, June 21st, 2013 2:10pm MST

The tornado that struck on the grounds of Denver International Airport (DIA) on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 has been rated an EF1 with winds up to 109 mph.  The twister came within a half mile of Concourses A and B and sent workers and travelers scrambling to tornado shelters. Scroll down to see more photos […]

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Questions arise about use of DIA weather station; Location far from city invalidates historical comparisons

Thursday, August 4th, 2011 6:20am MST

Does a move of 12 miles make a difference in what type of weather is seen in Colorado?  Longtime residents know that our weather can vary greatly over short distances and this has many questioning the placement of Denver’s official weather monitoring station. From 1871 to 1949 Denver’s weather was recorded at the National Weather […]

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Do Denver weather and climate records have an asterisk attached?

Monday, March 2nd, 2009 3:38pm MST

February 2009 is Denver’s least snowiest February on record.  A new record high temperature is recorded on January 21, 2009.  Record low temperatures are recorded on December 14th and 15th of last year.  These announcements are common and we all take notice when we hear them and they make for great water cooler chat topics […]

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