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Thornton receives biggest snowstorm since 2012; Time lapse video captures it

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 3:27pm MDT

And that is pretty much a wrap. Thornton totaled 12.2 inches snowfall from the two day storm. That is our biggest single snowstorm since February 3-4, 2012 when we received 13.8 inches. Not too shabby! Main streets and highways are mainly just wet right now, slushy in a few spots. Temperatures tonight are going to be […]

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Time lapse video captures Veterans Day snow

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 4:25pm MDT

A fast-moving storm brought a quick shot of snow to the Denver metro area on Veterans Day. This time lapse video captures the snow just as it starts at 1:00am on November 11, 2015 and runs until 1:00pm that same day but which time the sun had come out and the snow was quickly melting. […]

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Time lapse video of Thornton’s Mother’s Day weekend snow

Monday, May 11th, 2015 6:54pm MDT

The past week or so has brought quite a variety of weather, most notably seven straight days of precipitation.  On Saturday we saw a continuation of the rain which changed to snow overnight, an event captured by one of our webcams. Over the seven days, Thornton recorded a whopping 4.34 inches of liquid precipitation.  Most […]

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Time lapse video captures Thornton’s February 2015 snow

Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 4:13pm MDT

A prolonged period of snowfall began in Thornton, Colorado on February 21, 2015 and by the time it is done will have lasted 36 hours or so.  Thornton’s snowfall totals were not nearly as impressive as some others around the Denver metro area, however it was one of the bigger storms of the season so […]

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Video: Toddlers debate sprinkles versus rain

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 1:04pm MDT

Certainly politics, religion and even climate change are hotly debated topics but as a video shows, toddlers can get pretty fired up about whether it is sprinkling or raining. Posted to YouTube yesterday, the video portrays how quickly a discussion about the weather can get heated. A young boy insists it is just sprinkling – […]

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Video captures twin EF-4 tornadoes in Nebraska

Monday, July 7th, 2014 8:01am MDT

Severe weather struck eastern Nebraska on June 16 spawning an amazing four EF-4 rated tornadoes in less than an hour.  Two of these were twins, formed from the same supercell thunderstorm at nearly the same time, and stunning video from a resident’s porch shows the beasts. While this event and the video are a few […]

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Video: NASA showcases weather and climate events of 2013 as seen from space

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 1:01pm MDT

A stunning video released by NASA this week provides a bird’s eye view of some of the Earth’s most significant weather and climate events of last year. Using images and movies from satellites and the International Space Station, scenes from across the globe are shown in the video titled “Earth from Orbit 2013.” Colorado and […]

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Video: Spring snowstorm finally generates some intensity in Thornton

Sunday, April 13th, 2014 4:20pm MDT

It was sure slow coming with most of the day featuring a light rain / snow mix.  At about 4:00pm the snow finally began in earnest.  The video below was taken from the ThorntonWeather.com backyard.

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Video: Web cam time lapse shows wave cloud development

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 12:53pm MDT

It is quite mild out there (currently 62°) but also a bit breezy.  A mountain wave cloud developed and is obscuring the sun a bit.  Check out the video – it is a quick time lapse of the past few hours showing the wave cloud over Thornton.  Kind of fun.  😉

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Videos: Time lapse of Thornton’s quick, wet snow coming and going

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 9:14am MDT

Late winter in Colorado can bring a wide variety of conditions, oftentimes within a very short time span. This was fully evident yesterday and last night as we went from a high of a daytime 62 degrees to receiving a healthy dose of snow before midnight. Thornton received a total of 2.9 inches of heavy, […]

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