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CBS4 Meteorologist Chris Spears talks with climatologist Klaus Wolter at NOAA. (credit: CBS)

Historic November Storm Won’t Have Bearing On Entire Winter

Record cold temperatures for a week stretch makes this arctic blast historic for Colorado, but scientists say it’s too early to tell how the entire winter forecast will shape up.

11/12/2014

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Forecasting Lessons Learned After Colorado’s Devastating 2013 Flood

After 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.

09/12/2014

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Program That Tracks Snowpack Is In Trouble

The Natural Resources Conservation Service is facing some budget cuts and what may go is monitoring the snow,

11/20/2013

CBS4's Shaun Boyd talks with scienttist Klaus Wolter with the NOAA (credit: CBS)

NOAA Scientists Looking At Link Between Flooding And Climate Change

It’s ironic and convenient they are located in Boulder where the flood did some of its worst damage. They are analyzing all the data to determine whether this is truly the 100-year flood or brought on by climate change.

09/27/2013

A roadblock on Highway 119 in Nederland (credit: CBS)

Nederland Residents Hope For Quick Repairs In Boulder Canyon

Nederland residents attended a community meeting on Tuesday where the issue of accessibility to and from the community was the main focus.

09/18/2013

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Study Finds Anglers Are Most Vulnerable To A Lightning Strike

New research from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Boulder shows the majority of lightning deaths happen during outdoor leisure activities.

06/24/2013

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Right Or Wrong, The Fiscal Cliff Is A Deep Drop-Off

As we approach Thanksgiving and members of Congress travel over the river and through the woods, they may find themselves emerging from the woods at the edge of the cliff.

11/14/2012

Waldo Canyon Fire (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Official: Colorado’s Fires Play Role In Shaping Climate Change Opinions

Increasingly common experiences with extreme climate-related events such as the Colorado wildfires, a record warm spring and preseason hurricanes have convinced many Americans climate change is a reality, the head of a U.S. scientific agency said Friday.

07/06/2012

Pacific Ocean

Our Winter Season May Again Be Affected By La Nina

It looks like La Nina may be back in the picture for the winter season, CBS4 meteorologist Dave Aguilera writes.

09/14/2011

CBS4's Alan Gionet interviews Laura Anderson (credit: CBS)

Big Hail Can Stay Aloft for 30 Minutes

Even when we’re not in a severe stretch like this one, hail is a summer tradition in this part of the country. Alan Gionet sought out the answer to the Good Question “How is hail formed?”

07/14/2011

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