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Subtle pattern shift brings changes to forecast, starting with snow tonight!

Changes to the forecast bring the return of accumulating snow to the Front Range. We detail when we expect the snow to start and how much will fall.

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Find Your Next Snow Day…

PowderCAST 2.0 is now available

We just completed a major upgrade to our PowderCAST suite of ski forecasts! Here are some of the NEW features we’re most excited about:

  • MORE Days: Track powder for the next SIX days
  • MORE Resorts: All of Colorado’s 22 ski resorts are included
  • MORE Weather: New forecast parameters, such as wind chill and probability of precipitation
  • MORE Elevations: Forecasts cover the base, mid mountain, and top of each resort
  • MORE Maps: More than 35 forecast maps are included
  • MORE Accuracy: Machine learning and frequent updates give you the most accurate forecasts possible
  • MORE Accessible: All of our forecasts are accessed from a single webpage

Finding the next “POW Day” is now easier than ever with PowderCAST 2.0. We hope you enjoy!

This week in weather: December 4, 2017

The month of November wrapped up as the second warmest on record in Boulder. During the month, we had ten 70+ degree days, but only one with a high temperature below 40 degrees. The remarkable warmth of late will NOT continue for the week ahead, unfortunately. Continue reading as we detail the forecast for the next seven days.

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DayCAST: Wed 11/29/17

Read today’s captivating forecast!

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Was today the warmest Thanksgiving ever in Boulder?

The high temperature today in Boulder was more than 20 degrees above average. We review where this falls historically and discuss the weather for the upcoming weekend, including the potential for snow in the extended forecast.

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This week in weather: November 20, 2017

Read on as we detail the weather for the week ahead, including travel impacts for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Recap: November’s first widespread snowfall

We discuss the light snow that fell Tuesday across the region and when we may see our next.

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This week in weather: November 6, 2017

This week’s weather is front-loaded with light snow and colder temperatures Monday night into Tuesday. We discuss potential snow accumulations for the Front Range, then detail quiet and seasonal conditions returning for the remainder of the week.

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Strong downslope winds likely tonight through Wednesday

The first high wind event of the “winter” season is upon us. We touch on why these type of downslope events happen, and provide details on the timing and intensity of the strongest winds.

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Ask BoulderCAST: Submit your yearning questions to us!

We have a lot of weather topics that we’re eager to share, but we want to hear from you as well!

If you have a technical question, something you’d like to learn more about, or just an idea for a blog post that you would love to see on BoulderCAST, please tell us below. We will read and consider every topic suggested, although we can’t promise when or if they will get answered or posted. Thank you!

 

Winter briefly returns, more snow early next week

From summer to winter in the blink of an eye! There has been quite the weather transition in the last 48 hours. We review yesterday’s snowfall and give some insight into when we may see our next.

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Record warmth today & snow tomorrow!

Temperatures are climbing to near-record levels into the low 80’s this afternoon. Would you believe that by this time tomorrow we’ll be 40 to 50 degrees colder with snowflakes flying? That is the situation at hand as a quick-moving storm system is set to clip eastern Colorado. Read on for details.

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This week in weather: October 23, 2017

The main story for the week ahead will be the roller-coaster ride of temperatures! They will soar to near 80 degrees by midweek, but then tumble to bring the chance of snow to the region by Thursday. Read on for our complete outlook of the upcoming week.

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