Weather news

Up to a foot of snow headed our way

More than a foot of snow is forecast for the high country of the San Juan Mountains, according to the National Weather Service in Grand Junction. The weather agency has issued a winter storm watch...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ring in the sky catches people’s eye Sunday

A mysterious ring in the sky around Durango on Sunday afternoon had some people wondering if life from another planet had finally arrived to Earth or if the sight was long-awaited evidence of...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Up to a foot of snow expected for high country in Southwest Colorado

A winter storm arrived Monday night that could bring up to a foot of snow to the high country in Southwest Colorado, according to the National Weather Service. A winter weather advisory is in...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mix of snow and rain soak Southwest Colorado

A wet southern storm that collided with cool northern air failed to produce as much snow as expected Monday night and Tuesday morning in the San Juan Mountains north of Durango. Highway officials...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snow and rain expected Tuesday morning in Southwest Colorado

Snow, rain and cooler temperatures were expected to arrive Monday evening, courtesy of two storms merging over Southwest Colorado. A cold front from the Pacific Northwest will meet a storm carrying...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Utilities warn that power could be out for days in Northeast

HARTFORD, Conn. – A severe storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and soaking rain swept through the Northeast early Monday, knocking out power for nearly 1.5 million homes and businesses and...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Officials: EF1 tornado tore part of Oklahoma casino roof off

NORMAN, Okla. – An overnight batch of severe storms spawned an EF1 tornado that tore part of a casino roof off in central Oklahoma during a concert and downed power lines and trees throughout the...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Another warm winter forecast for swath of U.S.

WASHINGTON – Much of the U.S. should expect another warm winter, but not quite as toasty as the last two years, forecasters said. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Nate marches across East Coast, dumping heavy rains

BILOXI, Miss. – Nate slogged its way up the northeastern U.S. on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression less than two days after it roared...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

A weakened Nate brings flooding, power outages to Gulf Coast

BILOXI, Miss. – Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the U.S. Gulf Coast before weakening rapidly Sunday, sparing the region the kind of catastrophic damage left by a...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Early morning storm to bring snow to high country

If you’re traveling over the high country north of Durango on Monday, be aware of potentially snowy conditions. The National Weather Service in Grand Junction expects snow to start falling around 7...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Wind gusts bring cooler temps, but warming trend expected this weekend in Southwest Colorado

Gusty winds shook fall leaves from autumn trees Friday across much of Southwest Colorado, bringing cooler temperatures to the region. Friday’s wind gusts reached 24 mph to 33 mph, as measured at...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News