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Naturally Speaking : Got Snow?

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  Last month’s snowstorm came 95 years after the benchmark storm for our area, which occurred on April 14 and 15, 1921. A total of 95 inches of snow was recorded ...

Science fundamentals for climate change

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   It is important to understand the atmospheric science fundamentals in order to follow the greenhouse effect in trapping the extra infrared heat radiation ...
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Mountains slammed with mashed potatoes

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Climate Conversations : Extreme weather

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   The IPCC report of 2014 warned of an Earth response to global warming involving climate change with extreme weather. With the increased temperature ...
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The concrete storm of April 17, 2015

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. It was as if the weather gods had dispersed Portland cement into the moisture clouds that slogged over the mountains Thursday morning and spewed sheets ...
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Frostbite and Dogs

Deb D’Andrea, 
Nederland. When there’s lots of snow, it’s easy to run outside and play for hours in this winter wonderland, taking our beloved pups with us for some good outdoors ...
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Weather with John McGinley

Thursday we saw cool air move in with thundershowers. Friday was a fall-like day with steady rain and a high that only reached 52F. Saturday the morning low was 40F.  By Sunday we ...
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Weather by John McGinley

Snow Machine Continues Into February Snow continued spilling over the Divide from deep Pacific moisture that plowed into Colorado. The West Slope had literally many feet of snow while ...
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Boulder and Clear Creek Ranger District Pile Burning Update for Feb. 4

U.S. Forest Service firefighters plan to take advantage of existing and forecasted snow accumulation to burn slash piles in the West Magnolia fuel treatment area south of Nederland. ...