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On October 17, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 10/17 Sunday 7 am. Overnight, the models continued the trend of dropping the storm track a little further south. This increases my confidence that northern portions of the forecast area are going to get a couple of inches of snow late Monday into Tuesday. Not a big deal, but fun for fall.On January 16, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/16/23 Monday 5:20 am. I just realized as I get ready to post (a couple of hours into it) that this is very lengthy, but there is a lot to cover. Also, Telluride and Ouray, I hear you, don't worry, the flow has not been favorable for you, the end of the second storm should bring some better snow! ...Sunday Update From Denver. On September 10, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 9/10/23 Sunday 8:00 am. On Thursday I mentioned that remnants from hurricane Jova may stream across our area in the upcoming week which would result in a dramatic pattern change. Fast forward a couple of days and it appears that is exactly what is going to happen.On July 31, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 7/31/22 Sunday 7:30 am. Late-day showers and thunderstorms look like a good bet today. The models struggle with these mesoscale features. Last night we saw them develop mostly over the southern portions of the forecast. Amounts from over a half inch to 2 inches accumulated over the last 24 hours.Hourly Local Weather Forecast, weather conditions, precipitation, dew point, humidity, wind from Weather.com and The Weather Channel“The setting is picturesque. The cabins are very clean, decorated with a luxury rustic charm with comfortable beds and spa robes!” The O-Bar-O Cabins property provides a great place to relax, enjoy our unique artwork, hot tub or sauna, sit in our riverside hammocks and adirondack chairs, or spoil yourself with a massage in our authentic Colorado TeePee.Monday Midday Model Update. On January 16, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/16/23 Monday 11:45 am. The latest model runs are still showing significant accumulations for the entire forecast area for the second storm. Today there have been mostly light on-and-off snow showers throughout the morning.Aquí nos gustaría mostrarte una descripción, pero el sitio web que estás mirando no lo permite.On December 24, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 12/24/21 Friday 2:45 pm. After a bit of a lull, pause, or slowdown, whatever is applicable to your area. Things are going to pick up again. I don't want to speculate on additional snow amounts but I think there is still a lot of snow to fall in the higher elevations. Telluride, this is where you ...On January 11, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. For the last 30 years in times of the best shape of my life, or my worst shape, my back goes out twice a year. Always for stupid reasons. Bending wrong shaving is high on the list. Today it was a wrong bend on disposing of the Christmas tree.On September 7, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 9/7/22 Wednesday 8 am. Yesterday a few isolated convective (nonsoonal) showers developed across mainly the southern and central portions of the forecast area. The highest totals I could find were in my own neighborhood. Durango West 2 picked up 0.45 inches of rain.Adam Epstein joined KTXL FOX40 as the morning meteorologist in October of 2018. He was promoted to Chief Meteorologist in April of 2023. He is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (Seal #797) as des…Jul 4, 2023 · 7/4/23 Tuesday 8:30 am Happy July 4th! In case anyone is interested Mammoth Mountain ski area in California is still open. In other news, the Chris Mountain Fire grew by 14 acres yesterday. It is c… Wednesday Mid Morning Update. On January 19, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/18/23 Wednesday 10: In case you missed my last post I will not be able to finalize all of the totals today, my goal is sometime tomorrow. I have had some questions about how this season compares to the famous 2018-2019 winter.Durango Weather Guy. Where the locals go, because the locals know! Menu. Search. Latest Posts; Weather 101; Donate to this site; Reference Map of County; Link to spot forecasts; Contact; Search for: Search. Contact. Name (required) Email (required) Comment or question (required) Submit.On March 12, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. Published at 1:50pm Friday. This storm is not "historic" for Denver and the foothills as I have been hearing and reading. This is a 20-year storm. It happened in 2003 when 30 inches fell in a storm in March. It also happened in December 1982 when 24 inches fell.Duenweg Weather Forecasts. Weather Underground provides local & long-range weather forecasts, weatherreports, maps & tropical weather conditions for the Duenweg area.Thursday Update. On April 13, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 4/13/23 Thursday 7:40 am. Cooler, wetter conditions are on the way. Isolated to scattered showers will become more common today, especially in higher elevations. Occasional gusty winds will occur as the pressure gradient tightens as tonight's storm approaches.Monday 7/12 8:30 am I have gotten some emails about the smoke that has been around the last couple of days. To the best of my knowledge, the smoke is coming from active fires very far north of our …On September 21, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 9/21/22 Wednesday 8:00 am. One mistake I have made in the past is jumping ship too early before a prolonged precipitation event. Every indication is that heavy precipitation is still on the way. Yes, I looked out the window about 10 times overnight and yes, I woke up a bit worried.US 50 Monarch Pass has two potential winter operations scheduled for 12:00 p.m. and 5:00 pm on Wednesday. Both closures could last up to 3 hours depending on weather conditions. Westbound traffic will be stopped near the town of Monarch (MP 205) and eastbound traffic will be stopped west of Monarch Ski Resort (MP 200).On October 17, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 10/17 Sunday 7 am. Overnight, the models continued the trend of dropping the storm track a little further south. This increases my confidence that northern portions of the forecast area are going to get a couple of inches of snow late Monday into Tuesday. Not a big deal, but fun for fall.Four years ago, Jeff Givens, an amateur meteorologist, created the Facebook page Durango Snow Lovers as a forum to track weather patterns. He now has nearly 2,000 followers.CDOT Closure Information For This Evening And Saturday. On December 31, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 12/31/21 Friday 3 pm. As expected, there was no new guidance from the NWS Grand Junction office this afternoon in regards to their low elevation Winter Storm Warning for our area. Either they are confident with it or we will not hear another word ...On November 14, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 11/14/22 Monday 10:30 am. When I woke up this morning I was surprised at how much quality (light and fluffy) snow fell last night. I assumed it was more widespread than it actually was. As it turns out, most locations only got a dusting to an inch. The heaviest snow fell from Hesperus to Lightner Creek ...There are now 30 chances to win cash or prizes in the 2022 Contest this year. If you have not checked it out yet click here: 2022 Contest Updated 10/30/22 11/1/22 Tuesday 11 am This extended model has been very successful this year, it helped me greatly with the monsoon forecast earlier this year. It continues…On February 20, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 2/20/23 Monday 4:30 pm. Very little has changed, I have gotten several emails from people intending to travel on Wednesday. All I can say is the winds may make this the most dangerous winter storm to drive in so far of the season. I hope those planning to travel through the mountains on Wednesday are ...On May 10, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 5/10/22 Tuesday 8:10 am. With pollen production decreasing I am going to start showing a wider area of coverage. South. North. This morning, The Herald ran a story titled "Southern Colorado is being slammed by dust and wind. They'll lessen Tuesday, but be back later this week".Coal Bank, Molas, and Red Mountain are in the top middle. Winter Storm Warnings go into effect at 5 pm this evening. Here are the latest model runs. While I am expecting additional snow on Thursday and Friday, the heaviest snow will fall throughout the day and night Wednesday. Therefore, unlike the last several days.Brief Saturday Update. On February 25, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 2/26/23 Saturday 7:15 am. Saturdays are typically my least visited days on the site. Besides, this will be the nicest, warmest day that we have had in a while and the only one in the foreseeable future. So I would expect people to get out and enjoy it and maybe, find some new ...May 24, 2023 · Wednesday Update–Weekend Outlook And A Look At The Future. On May 24, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 5/24/23 Wednesday 6:20 am. SW flow will begin to usher in some drier air across the forecast area. However, residual moisture and saturated soils will contribute to scattered showers once again today. On Thursday and Friday, temperatures will ... 61°/ 33°. 18%. Be prepared with the most accurate 10-day forecast for Taos, NM with highs, lows, chance of precipitation from The Weather Channel and Weather.com.Reference Map of County. When you look at the model runs I post the only location identified for snow accumulation is the airport.Durango CO. 37.27°N 107.88°W (Elev. 6598 ft) Last Update: 12:41 pm MDT Oct 5, 2023. Forecast Valid: 1pm MDT Oct 5, 2023-6pm MDT Oct 11, 2023. Forecast Discussion.Rain? Ice? Snow? Track storms, and stay in-the-know and prepared for what's coming. Easy to use weather radar at your fingertips!On October 31, 2019 October 31, 2019 By durangoweatherguy. Dress warm this evening if you are going to be outside, temps between 6-8 pm will be between 24-30 in town. Temps are going to rebound on Friday and throughout the weekend. I can honestly say I can’t remember a colder snowier October for most of the state. The near misses of storms ...Durango Snow Lovers-Durango's Weather by Jeff Givens · December 9, 2021 · · December 9, 2021 ·Things Are Looking Good. On March 27, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. As we get closer to the start of a precipitation event, additional shorter range models become available. Today we can get some perspective from a couple of blended models from the NOAA’s NWS and WPC (Weather Prediction Center). We also can bring in the German Model.Time/General. Weather. Time Zone. DST Changes. Sun & Moon. Weather Today Weather Hourly 14 Day Forecast Yesterday/Past Weather Climate (Averages) Currently: 42 °F. Clear. (Weather station: Durango-La Plata County Airport, USA).Scattered Showers With High Elevation Snow. On June 1, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 6/1/23 Thursday 7 am. We will get a better look at the extended models in tomorrow's update, but from what I am seeing in the daily model runs, June is going to at least start off with above-average precipitation and below-average temperatures.Durango Snow Lovers-Durango's Weather by Jeff Givens · December 19, 2020 · December 19, 2020 ·8/2/23 Wednesday 8:15 am For the most part, the rains have been minimal the last few days across the forecast area. Northern portions of the forecast area finally got some accumulation the other ni…On December 7, 2021 December 7, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 12/7/21 Tuesday 3:45 pm. On one hand, I am glad to see it. On the other hand, I get nervous about the curse of the early Winter Storm Watch. If the models keep doing what they were doing this morning, I will be happy. We will see in about 12 hours.On December 6, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 12/6/21 Monday 4 am. I wasn't sleeping, I am not sure if it was some of the horrible football games yesterday, or just my overall anxiety level with the second storm coming in on Thursday. Either way, I decided to get an early start to today's updates. Regarding that second storm, I am relatively ...Durango Snow Lovers-Durango's Weather by Jeff Givens · January 31, 2021 · · January 31, 2021 ·On August 9, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 8/9/23 Wednesday 8 am. It has been a while. You should know by now when it comes to me posting an update, no news is no news, boring weather. For the last couple of days, I have been following what looks to be a pattern change coming soon-slightly cooler and wetter. Today there will be a slight chance ...On September 27, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 9/27/22 Tuesday 6:20 am. Moisture will be increasing and isolated to scattered showers will be possible each afternoon. The focus for the most active weather will be over the higher terrain. Moisture will further increase from Friday through Sunday. Snow levels should hover around 12,000 feet through ...On December 12, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 12/12/22 Monday 3:20 pm. 12/12/22 After a brief lull the front passed over my house beginning at 3:00 pm. A temperature drop and uptick in precipitation ensued (I live 8 miles west of Durango). This will be the case as the front and associated low-pressure system moves east.On November 27, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 11/27/21 Saturday 9:40 am. The next 12 or so days are going to have people wondering where winter is. Especially all of the new residents who moved here since Covid. Those of us who have lived here for a while know that for the most part, winter does not usually get going until mid to late December. ...Thursday Update: A Nice Glimpse Of What Is To Come – Durango Weather Guy Thursday Update: A Nice Glimpse Of What Is To Come On July 27, 2023 By durangoweatherguy 7/27/23 Thursday 7 am Extended patterns are difficult to break out of. We know this during wet summers, dry summers, and snowy winters. Yet, we always forget.Wind Wind And More Wind. On May 7, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 5/7/22 Saturday 7 am. Lately, most of the questions I get are about the wind. Winds can be seasonal, they can also be affected by the pattern that we are in, or just by storms. I moved to Durango in April of 2008.Friday Update: Transitioning Back To A Dry Weekend. On September 15, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 9/15/23 Friday 8:15 am. I noticed some problems with the models as the afternoon progressed yesterday. I have low confidence with what I am seeing in the model runs this morning. With that being said, the models do show rain and thunderstorms popping ...Wednesday Update: No Change To Forecast. On September 20, 2023 By durangoweatherguy Leave a comment. 9/20/23 Wednesday 8 am. Yesterday, scattered showers and thunderstorms dumped a few hundredths to a quarter of an inch of rain across the forecast area.Thursday Morning oooops. On January 19, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/19/23 Thursday 8:15 am. This morning I somehow, for the first time in a very, very long time, overslept. Yesterday, I had a busy afternoon, everything took longer than I expected, and there were a lot of people downtown attempting to do the same things I was doing.Heavy Rain On The Way. On May 19, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 5/19/23 Friday 7 am. A couple of areas of low pressure are going to enhance storm coverage this weekend. The heaviest showers should fall later today and Saturday. Potentially heavy showers will redevelop Sunday. Lingering moisture will keep afternoon showers firing through at least ...7/21 Wednesday 12:50 pm Storms fired early yesterday. They were more frequent in the higher terrain, most were north of highway 160. Just a couple formed in the southern portion of the forecast area. The last time the NWS issued a flood watch for our area, rain totals were not particularly impressive. Today's flash flood…Sep 30, 2023 · On October 2, 2023 By durangoweatherguy Leave a comment 10/2/23 Monday 7:15 am When I mentioned that Monday through Tuesday would be the best chance of widespread showers, I didn’t expect the models to be so wrong about Saturday and Sunday. 10/17/22 Monday 6:30 am Details of the contest this year have only been viewed 900 times so far, if you are interested in participating and want more details click here: 2022 Contest Overview-The Largest Ever Wide-spread showers and thunderstorms eventually developed throughout the forecast area. Liquid precipitation totals ranged from 0.10 inches to over 1.00 inches.…On August 24, 2020 By durangoweatherguy. This week the pattern will begin to evolve and slowly move us into a wetter and cooler pattern for our area. More on that later. The Euro Shifts Laura's Path. Hurricane Laura has been sitting back doing her thing in the Caribbean but she is headed into the Gulf. Over the years I've gotten a number of ...On July 31, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 7/31/22 Sunday 7:30 am. Late-day showers and thunderstorms look like a good bet today. The models struggle with these mesoscale features. Last night we saw them develop mostly over the southern portions of the forecast. Amounts from over a half inch to 2 inches accumulated over the last 24 hours.Most Popular. 1. Durango woman cited for allegedly attacking mattress mascot. 2. Durango announces focus group to figure out Malfunction Junction. 3. The long-term future of short-term rentals in ...7/4/23 Tuesday 8:30 am Happy July 4th! In case anyone is interested Mammoth Mountain ski area in California is still open. In other news, the Chris Mountain Fire grew by 14 acres yesterday. It is c…Rain? Ice? Snow? Track storms, and stay in-the-know and prepared for what's coming. Easy to use weather radar at your fingertips! Aquí nos gustaría mostrarte una descripción, pero el sitio web que estás mirando no lo permite.Durango Weather Forecasts. Weather Underground provides local & long-range weather forecasts, weatherreports, maps & tropical weather conditions for the Durango area.Be prepared with the most accurate 10-day forecast for Pagosa Springs, CO with highs, lows, chance of precipitation from The Weather Channel and Weather.com11/30/22 Wednesday 7:45 am The models reached a better consensus regarding the timing of the Friday storm. It now looks like snow will start on Friday in the early morning hours. The models are st…On November 2, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 11/2/22 Wednesday 3:45 pm. NWS Grand Junction bumped up the storm accumulations and lowered the elevation for the Warning to 8,000 feet. URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Grand Junction CO 231 PM MDT Wed Nov 2 2022.No Rest For The Weary-All 5 Passes Will Be Closed. On January 17, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/17/23 Tuesday 7:30 pm. As I said earlier, I am not a fan of trying to forecast leftovers, I leave that up to the experts, as models are notoriously horrible at handling them. I would not be surprised if snow picks up before midnight and is on and ...On February 20, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 2/20/22 Sunday 8 am. For many of you in the lower and mid-elevation areas, this will likely be the biggest winter storm of the season. In the higher elevations, this will come very close to the December multi-day storm. The models continue to delay the onset of the precipitation until late Monday.On June 15, 2022 By durangoweatherguy. 6/15/22 Wednesday 5:45 am. Models continue to show a major pattern change for this time of year, beginning late Friday. In my last post, I said that I was not ready to commit to this being the early start of the monsoon. Non-purists would say, if it looks like the monsoon, and acts like the monsoon, it is ...On November 27, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 11/27/21 Saturday 9:40 am. The next 12 or so days are going to have people wondering where winter is. Especially all of the new residents who moved here since Covid. Those of us who have lived here for a while know that for the most part, winter does not usually get going until mid to late December. ...Jul 27, 2023 · A warning shot of monsoonal moisture drifted over the area last night as the high pressure moved slightly east. It was nice to wake up to the wet pavement and cloudy skies and a little humidity this morning. For today, the models show a chance of showers redeveloping in afternoon convection. On Friday, drier air is supposed to temporarily move ... Durango CO. 37.27°N 107.88°W (Elev. 6598 ft) Last Update: 5:26 am MDT Oct 9, 2023. Forecast Valid: 8am MDT Oct 9, 2023-6pm MDT Oct 15, 2023. Forecast Discussion. Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then isolated showers between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Jan 20, 2023 · On January 20, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/20/23 Friday 8 am. There were some model output delays this morning, but the providers seem to be catching up, finally. I am noticing some discrepancies between the high-resolution models and the medium-resolution models. This is perfectly normal, however, this time the higher-resolution models are ... On March 18, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 3/18/23 Saturday 4:30 am. The models continue to pump out impressive precipitation totals for next week as a couple of massive storms will blanket the area. The biggest change I am seeing is an earlier start time. Models are starting to show the precipitation beginning late Sunday night/early Monday morning.Durango Snow Lovers-Durango's Weather by Jeff Givens · October 23, 2019 · · October 23, 2019 ·2/24/22 Thursday 11:00 am ― WINTER MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS UPDATE ― Thurs., Feb. 24 SOUTHWEST COLORADO US 160 Wolf Creek Pass - Open Avalanche mitigation has been completed. Operations were completed just before 8 a.m. A maintenance supervisor reports that previous mitigation this week was productive since no significant amounts of snow hit the roadway.On June 25, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 6/25/23 Sunday 7:20 am. It's been boring overall since my last update, but cool in the overnight hours. The coldest overnight temperatures have been occurring in the valleys. Both the lower valleys, around Bayfield, DRO, and Ignacio, and in the upper valleys, North Vallecito, Silverton, CB, and Creede.On September 11, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. Saturday 9/11/21 8:25 am. Everybody should know by now that I am not a big fan of boring weather. I have a confession to make, if the weather has to be boring, and the temperatures have to be slightly above average then the fall isn't such a bad time for it to happen. Yesterday morning I was waiting ...2/24/22 Thursday 11:00 am ― WINTER MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS UPDATE ― Thurs., Feb. 24 SOUTHWEST COLORADO US 160 Wolf Creek Pass - Open Avalanche mitigation has been completed. Operations were completed just before 8 a.m. A maintenance supervisor reports that previous mitigation this week was productive since no significant amounts of snow hit the roadway.The Monsoon Outlook-First Look. On May 5, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. Published 5/5/21 4:15 am. There are now 20 prizes in the contest. A couple more prizes are going to be added when I update the prize list in a week or so. The Second Annual Prize Drawing Version 3 Updated May 1st.. On October 2, 2023 By durangoweatherguy Leave a comment. 10/2/US 50 Monarch Pass has two potential winter ope On December 6, 2021 By durangoweatherguy. 12/6/21 Monday 4 am. I wasn't sleeping, I am not sure if it was some of the horrible football games yesterday, or just my overall anxiety level with the second storm coming in on Thursday. Either way, I decided to get an early start to today's updates. Regarding that second storm, I am relatively ... Oct 9, 2023 · Monday Update: The (Mostly Boring) Week Ahead. O Sunday Update. On September 17, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 9/17/23 Sunday 8 am. Expect a mixed bag of weather this week. Showers will return tomorrow due to a disturbance approaching from the southwest. On Tuesday we may see a slight chance of showers, especially over the higher-elevation areas. On Wednesday, another disturbance far to our west ...Friday 2 pm 1/15/21 https://durangoweatherguy.com/2021/01/15/monday-tuesday-storm/ On January 1, 2023 By durangoweatherguy. 1/1/23 Sunda...

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