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December 9 to December 15: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, December 9th, 2018 3:40am MST

Heavy snow and damaging wind are at the forefront of our look back at this week in Denver weather history. From the National Weather Service: 2-17 In 1939…more than 2 weeks of unseasonably warm weather made the month the 3rd warmest on record. Seven daily temperature records were set…including the all-time record high temperature for […]

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December 2 to December 8: This week in Denver weather history

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 4:02am MST

This week has historically been an extremely eventful one in Denver with many notable weather events, most of which are snow or wind related.  The most significant event occurred 99 years ago when the city received its biggest snowstorm on record – an astonishing 45.7 inches.  Details on that event and many others are below. […]

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November 25 to December 1: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018 6:06am MST

From powerful, damaging wind to snowstorms that snarled Thanksgiving holiday traffic, this week in Denver weather history has been an eventful one. From the National Weather Service: 21-25 In 1952…snowfall of 6.2 inches was measured at Stapleton Airport where northeast winds gusted to 17 mph on the 21st. 24-25 In 1908…heavy snowfall totaled 7.0 inches […]

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November 18 to November 24: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 3:39pm MST

Powerful winds and heavy snow make up the majority of significant weather events in our look back at this week in Denver weather history. From the National Weather Service: 14-18 In 1964…the first measurable snowfall of the season totaled 6.0 inches at Stapleton International Airport where northeast winds gusted to 32 mph on the 14th. […]

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November 11 to November 17: This week in Denver weather history

Thursday, November 15th, 2018 3:28am MST

Two conditions seem to dominate Denver weather this time of year – snow and wind. Both of those make numerous appearances in our look back at this week in Denver weather history. From the National Weather Service: 10-11 In 1911…a strong cold front produced snow and a cold wave. The temperature dropped 68 degrees from […]

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November 4 to November 10: This week in Denver weather history

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 6:02am MST

Our look back at this week in Denver weather history is shorter than what we often see which shows the normally quiet weather we see in November. However there are still significant weather events in the past, most of which involved heavy snow and powerful winds. From the National Weather Service: 2-5 In 1946…a major […]

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October 28 to November 3: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, October 28th, 2018 5:22am MST

As we move further into fall, we see the predominant significant weather in our history during the period involves snowstorms. From the National Weather Service: 27-28 In 1874…strong west winds in Boulder along with a reported tornado produced 150 dollars in damage. In 1913…a strong cold front produced sustained northeast winds to 35 mph with […]

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

Sunday, October 21st, 2018 1:21am MST

This week in Denver weather history is notable for one dominant weather condition: snow. In our look back through history we see many significant snow events, some of which occurred as recently as just last year. From the National Weather Service: 18-23 In 2003…an extended warm spell resulted in 5 new temperature records. The high […]

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

Sunday, October 14th, 2018 5:28am MST

The further we get in October the chances for snow increase and our look at this week in Denver weather history shows many significant snowstorms. Arguably the most notable was the infamous “Bronco Blizzard” of 1984 which dumped snow on the Mile High City while the Broncos faced off against the Green Bay Packers. From […]

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

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 6:12am MST

While fall has barely just begun, our look back at this week in Denver weather history is most notable for winter-like conditions. Numerous noteworthy storms have struck the Mile High City during this week in our past including a major one just seven years ago. From the National Weather Service: 7 In 1903…north winds were […]

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