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Colorado’s Deadliest Floods by Darla Sue Dollman

August 10, 2017
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Colorado’s Deadliest Floods by Darla Sue Dollman

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Flotsam and Jetsam: What are they, and what do they have to do with the weather?

July 1, 2017
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Flotsam and Jetsam: What are they, and what do they have to do with the weather?

My grandchildren and I spent an afternoon at the park recently and lost our soccerball. It was a windy day, but we decided to play on the beach in spite of the weather. My grandson, who can kick like Pele, sent the ball into a spin. Then the wind caught the ball and sent...

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Tornado Watch in Colorado

May 24, 2016
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Tornado Watch in Colorado

Storm moving in on Severance, Colorado. Photo by D.S. Dollman. For the second time in a month Eastern Colorado is tracking a string of storms while cities east of I-25 remain under a tornado watch until 8 p.m., May 24, 2016. The National Weather Service also issued a Flood Watch for the Cache la...

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Iridescence in Colorado Skies

November 9, 2014
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Iridescence in Colorado Skies

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Derechos: Widespread, Curved Windstorms

February 22, 2014
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Derechos: Widespread, Curved Windstorms

      Map of the Right Turn Derecho of ┬áJuly 12-13, 1995. US Government photo/Public Domain.┬áDerechos are windstorms generally associated with thunderstorms that assume a curved, or bowed shape, producing waves of winds with deadly force! Wind: A blessing and a curse for sailors. Harnessing the wind is the goal of every sailor....

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Tornado Watch in Colorado

Storm moving in on Severance, Colorado. Photo by D.S. Dollman. For the second time in a month Eastern Colorado is tracking a string of...

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