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May 2022 top shots: Monthly photo slideshow

Monday, May 30th, 2022 9:50am MST

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, 2022 2:52pm MST

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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May 22 to May 28: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, May 25th, 2022 5:11am MST

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 15 to May 21: This Week in Denver Weather History

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 12:05pm MST

Springtime in Denver brings a variety of weather and flooding becomes a very real threat. In our look back at this week in Denver weather history we see many such events including one in 1864 that killed 19 people and destroyed the Rocky Mountain News building. From the National Weather Service: 14-15 In 1977…high winds […]

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May 8 to May 14: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022 5:02am MST

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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Thornton’s May 2022 preview: From snow to severe storms

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 5:56am MST

Colorado’s famously highly variable weather seems to showcase itself during the month of May when a variety of weather conditions can be seen. Winter-like temperatures and snow are possible as are mid-summer like temperatures or the more typical spring severe weather. As the month starts out in 2022 we are going to enjoy some much-needed […]

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May 1 to May 7: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 5:14am MST

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: 29-2 In 1954…a major storm dumped 10.1 inches of snowfall […]

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May 2021 top shots: Monthly photo slideshow

Monday, May 31st, 2021 6:24pm MST

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 30 to June 5: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, May 30th, 2021 5:05am MST

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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May 23 to May 29: This week in Denver weather history

Tuesday, May 25th, 2021 4:58am MST

We are getting closer to Colorado’s severe weather season and see how dangerous it can be when we look back in Denver weather history.  Many occurrences of dangerous lightning, large hail, flooding and tornadoes have been the hallmark of this week in Denver weather history. 20-27 In 2002…lightning sparked a wildfire near Deckers.  Extremely dry […]

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