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May 2017 weather recap: Month brings cooler, wetter than normal conditions

Monday, June 5th, 2017 2:11pm MDT

The month of May 2017 brought a wide variety of conditions.  We experienced everything from summer-like temperatures to snow to severe weather with hail. In the end, average temperatures were below normal and precipitation more than double of average. Between two systems at the start of the month, we began May with cool conditions and […]

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May 2017 top shots: Monthly photo slideshow

Thursday, June 1st, 2017 6:20am MDT

Colorado’s famously highly variable weather seems to showcase itself during the month of May when a variety of weather conditions can be seen.  This provides a prime opportunity for photos of everything weather to flora to fauna. The month of May can bring extremes.  Snow is not entirely uncommon during the month but more common […]

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May 28 to June 3: This week in Denver weather history

Thursday, June 1st, 2017 4:25am MDT

There are many notable events on our look back at the weather history books for this week but one in particular stands out. It was 36 years ago this week, on June 3, that the infamous Thornton tornado struck. This twister still stands as the most damaging tornado to have ever struck the Denver metro […]

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May 21 to May 27: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, May 21st, 2017 3:27am MDT

If history is a teacher, our look back at this week in Denver weather history should provide great instruction on the dangers severe weather presents in our history. It was eight years ago this week that the infamous Windsor tornado tore through the area killing one man and damaging hundreds of homes. From the National Weather […]

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May 14 to May 20: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 6:22pm MDT

As we get further into spring the chances for severe weather increase greatly across northeastern Colorado and that is seen in our look back at this week in Denver weather history. We also note the dangers this weather presents as we see events where the weather injured and even killed Coloradoans. From the National Weather Service: […]

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May 7 to May 13: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, May 7th, 2017 6:56am MDT

Think we are done with snow for the season? That may be the case this year but it isn’t always so. Looking back at this week in Denver history we do see snowfall has occurred along with more typical spring weather including heavy rains that led to flooding. From the National Weather Service: 4-8 In […]

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April 30 to May 6: This week in Denver weather history

Monday, May 1st, 2017 4:53pm MDT

May can bring a variety of conditions from snow and cold to severe thunderstorms and flooding rains. Looking back at this week in Denver weather history we see where all of those events have made an appearance in our past. From the National Weather Service: 29-30 In 1964…several weeks of dry weather and windy conditions […]

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May 2016 weather recap: Near normal precipitation but cooler than normal

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 7:01am MDT

Thornton saw overall weather conditions not too far out of line with what we expect for the month of May. Temperatures were a good bit below normal however while precipitation came in right near average. The month started out a bit chilly and we received our first and only snow for the month on the […]

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May 2016 top shots: Monthly photo slideshow

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 8:01am MDT

Colorado’s famously highly variable weather seems to showcase itself during the month of May when a variety of weather conditions can be seen.  This provides a prime opportunity for photos of everything weather to flora to fauna. The month of May can bring extremes.  Snow is not entirely uncommon during the month but more common […]

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May 29 to June 4: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, May 29th, 2016 6:40am MDT

There are many notable events on our look back at the weather history books for this week but one in particular stands out. It was 30 years ago this week, on June 3, that the infamous Thornton tornado struck. This twister still stands as the most damaging tornado to have ever struck the Denver metro […]

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