Updates From Colorado's Weather Center

90° In Denver, But Jackets Needed On Mount Evans & Trail Ridge RoadTo grasp this concept we need a quick lesson in two concepts of physics.
Leadville's High Mountain Institute Remains Evacuated Due To WildfireThe fire has burned a little over an acre and is 90% contained.
Latest Forecast: Record Heat & High Fire Danger This WeekendBy Monday some cooler air and a chance for storms will work into Colorado.
Trail Ridge Road Open All The Way Through Rocky Mountain National ParkOne of Colorado’s and the country’s most spectacular drives is open for the season.
Tropical Trouble Possible Near Florida For Memorial Day WeekendMeteorologists are monitoring an area of disturbed weather entering the Gulf of Mexico.
Independence Pass Opens In Time For Holiday WeekendAs expected, Independence Pass will open before the Memorial Day weekend.
Hike Colorado's Only Active Volcano Less Than 3 Hours From DenverDotsero's crater has a diameter over 2,000 feet and is about 250 feet deep
Experts: Four Corners Region Hit With 'Alarming' Drought ConditionsRivers and watering holes are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought intensifies its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.
'I Covered My Ears With A Teddy Bear': Residents Remember Destructive TornadoTen years after an EF-3 tornado tore through Windsor, the community is larger than ever before. As the anniversary arrived, many shared their memories of May 22, 2008 with CBS4’s Dillon Thomas.
'An Adrenaline Rush': Workers Close To Opening Mount Evans RoadThe Colorado Department of Transportation says it's planning on opening the popular Mount Evans Road by Memorial Day weekend.
Windsor Focuses On Rebuilding 10 Years After Deadly TornadoThe Town of Windsor has rebuilt in the decade since the deadly EF-3 tornado caused a lot of damage, but on the 10th anniversary, the community is marking the event by honoring those who lived through the destruction.
May 2018: Coming Through With The MoistureThere's been a good mix of much needed rain so far in the month of May in the Denver metro area, according to meteorologist Dave Aguilera.