Study: Global Warming Is Shrinking River Vital To 40 Million PeopleGlobal warming is already shrinking the Colorado River, the most important waterway in the American Southwest, and it could reduce the flow by more than a third by the end of the century, two scientists say.
Weather Will Become More Extreme By End Of Century, Study FindsA study finds that the world will lose, on average, 10 "mild" days a year by the end of the century.
Best Weather Satellite Ever Built Rockets Into SpaceThe most advanced weather satellite ever built rocketed into space Saturday night, part of an $11 billion effort to revolutionize forecasting and save lives.
Weekend Storm Improves Vital Colorado SnowpackA weekend storm that dropped up to 4 feet of snow in the central Colorado mountains improved the snowpack in most of Colorado's major river basins.
Snowpack Looking Good As Colorado Heads Into Dry PatternAs Colorado heads into a drier pattern this week, it's good to know our snowpack has started out strong.
Colorado Scientists See Ways To Reduce Carbon Dioxide EmissionsScientists in Boulder are taking a closer look at the impact humans have on the global climate. They say the evidence is clear.
Colorado Reviews Water, Fire Outlook As Snow Falls BehindColorado officials are updating the outlook for spring and summer water supplies as the mountain snowpack falls behind normal and wildfire danger increases.
CU Scientists Seek Source Of Giant Methane Mass Over SouthwestScientists from the University of Colorado and other institutions are working to pinpoint the source of a giant mass of methane hanging over the southwestern U.S., which a study found to be the country's largest concentration of the greenhouse gas.
Scientists Launch Study Of Emissions Over Fracking SitesResearchers are taking to the air to measure trace gas emissions over production sites in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota, the Niobrara shale formation of northern Colorado and Wyoming, and the Four Corners area.
Feds Move To Stop Fishing Crimes By Tracking Seafood ImportsIn an effort to eradicate illegal fishing and seafood fraud, the Obama Administration is launching a fish tracking system that would eventually tell consumers where their fish was caught, processed and stored.
Forecasting Lessons Learned After Colorado's Devastating 2013 FloodAfter a devastating weather event like the September 2013 flash flood, a lot of time is spent evaluating the performance of agencies directly involved with getting information to the public, such as the National Weather Service.
Program That Tracks Snowpack Is In TroubleThe Natural Resources Conservation Service is facing some budget cuts and what may go is monitoring the snow,