National Weather Service

Kathleen Shannon

On January 12, the National Weather Service issued a six day flood warning in Carbondale after a major ice jam released on the Roaring Fork River. Christina Medved, Director of Community Outreach at Roaring Fork Conservancy, explains the science.

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Snow has already dusted the mountains all around Colorado, and more could be in the forecast later this week. With the cold and snowy weather comes winter weather warnings, but what do those warnings really mean? KDNKs Lucas Turner spoke with Norv Larson, meteorologist at the National Weather Service office in Grand Junction, to find out. 


In response to recent fire activity and an increased risk for flash flooding, The National Weather Service offers a Storm Spotter Training at 6pm tonight, August 8, at the Roaring Fork Conservancy’s new River Center located at 22800 2 Rivers Road in Basalt. There is no need to RSVP. Warning coordination meteorologist Jim Pringle will lead the training...