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Copter4 catching a lightning strike during an afternoon thunderstorm on May 15, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Most Deadly Thunderstorm Hazard Isn’t Tornadoes

While tornadoes are extremely dangerous and can be killers, more people die each year in Colorado when the thunder roars.

04/18/2014

Dr. Ethan Greene (credit: CBS)

Big Push Underway To Raise $$ For Avalanche Info Center

A group interested in keeping skiers and snowboarders safe in Colorado’s backcountry is trying to raise more money for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.

04/17/2014

Hail in Kristen Schoon's pool in Ken Caryl Ranch on Aug. 22, 2013.  (credit: Kristen Schoon)

2 Colorado Weather Hazards That Can Really Add Up

Tornadoes are costly, but these two acts of nature can cause millions of dollars in damage each year.

04/17/2014

Boulder Creek swells in size after three days of heavy rainfall in September 2013. Flash flood sirens warned people to stay away from Boulder Creek and seek higher ground.  (Photo by Dana Romanoff/Getty Images)

Flash Flood Season Is Near, Why Colorado Is So Prone

A flash flood develops rapidly, sometimes in as little as a few minutes.

04/16/2014

Mountain clouds as a new storm system moves into Colorado. (credit: CBS)

CBS4 Mountain Timelapse Shows Winds Of Change

Timelapse video can help a meteorologist see movement at different levels of the atmosphere, providing a unique look at the weather.

04/16/2014

Ted Ullmann of Greeley took this photo at 11:51 a.m. Thursday a mile east of Windsor on Highway 392 about 1 mile north of the tornado as it was going west on Eastman Park Blvd. The photo is looking to the south. May 22, 2008

Colorado’s Tornado Season Is Near: Make Your Safety Plan Today

The threat of tornadoes increases rapidly during the month of May and lasts through August.

04/15/2014

A police cruiser damaged in a crash near Coors Field (credit; CBS)

Icy Roads To Blame For Multiple Collisions In The Metro Area

A snowy Sunday made for extremely icy roads and accidents. Eastbound Interstate 70 had to shut down at I-25 because of a crash Sunday night. That was just one of several accidents in Denver.

04/14/2014

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Don’t Be Caught Off Guard: Understand Severe Weather Watches & Warnings

It’s hard to believe that severe weather season is literally around the corner, especially since it was just in the teens and low 20s with snow!

04/14/2014

The lunar eclipse on Dec. 21, 2010, as seen from Castle Rock. (credit: Steve Baroch)

Clear Skies To View Monday Night’s Total Lunar Eclipse

The first in a series of four total lunar eclipses will occur overnight, and it looks like our weekend storm will be far enough east to give Colorado clear skies and a great view.

04/14/2014

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Spring Snow Can Be Tricky For Road Crews

Dozens of snow plows are on standby at Denver Public Works ready to tackle the snowy roads.

04/13/2014