Dry Soil To Absorb Some Snowmelt Heading Into Colorado RiverStorms brought deep snow to the mountains that feed the vital Colorado River this season, but the dried-out landscape will soak up some of it before it can reach the river.
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.
Good Snowpack News For Northern ColoradoScientists hiked up Berthoud Pass in Summit County on Thursday to measure the snow as part of the annual snow survey for Colorado.
Snow Melting Ahead Of Schedule But Incoming System Could HelpWhen the snow melts this quickly it affects statewide reservoir storage.
Dry Early March Doesn't Always Mean A Dry SpringWe've only recorded .01 inches of water at Denver International Airport since March 1st.
Warm Weather Taking A Toll On Denver Metro And PlainsFire danger is back in the picture Wednesday for the Denver metro area and all of eastern Colorado.
Snowpack Still Strong But Could Take A Hit If Warm Temperatures ContinueIt was another day of temperatures in the 60s around the Denver metro area, and while many people are enjoying the unseasonably warm temperatures, others are wondering how long before the snowpack takes a hit.
Very Cold Morning For Denver And The PlainsFrigid temps move back into the picture for the second night in a row.
Snowpack Above Average Across ColoradoColorado's snowpack is above average around the state.
10 Die In Avalanches Across West In 10 days, 2 In ColoradoTen people, including two in Colorado, have died in avalanches across the West in the last 10 days, making this month the deadliest January for slides in nearly 20 years.
Mountain Snows That Feed Colorado River Look Good So FarSnowpack in the mountains that feeds the Colorado River is slightly above the long-term average this winter — welcome news in the drought-stricken Southwest.
Colorado Snowpack Numbers On The RiseThe benefits are felt in the long-term just as they are in the immediate future.

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