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June 30th, 2009

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Important Dates for 2014

Spring Equinox 3/20 16:57 UT    3/20 10:57 MDT

Summer Solstice 6/21 10:51 UT    6/20 4:51 MDT

Fall Equinox 9/23 2:29 UT   9/22 20:29 MDT

Winter Solstice 12/21 23:03 UT   12/21 16:03 MST

MST = UT – 7 hrs            MDT = UT – 6 hrs

ST > DT 3/10 @ 2 a.m. local time (2nd Sunday in March)

DT > ST 11/3 @ 2 a.m. local time (1st Sunday in November)

Full Moons 2014

1/16, 2/14, 3/16, 4/15, 5/14, 6/13, 7/12, 8/10, 9/9, 10/8, 11/6, 12/6

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Note: MDT = UT – 6; MST = UT – 7

Weather Observations
Allenspark
Ward 1 Ward 2
Sugarloaf
UCAR Table Mesa Lab
UCAR Foothills Lab
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Weather Forecasts
7-Day Gold Hill
Hourly Gold Hill
7-Day Boulder
Hourly Boulder
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National Weather Observations
Composite Map from Unisys
Enhanced IR from Unisys
Water Vapor from Unisys
US Radar Plots from Unisys
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National Weather Forecasts
NCAR 48 Hour
(5 maps; click in the forecast box to select
)
NCAR Rapid Update Model
(Hourly Precipitation Maps for 12 Hours)
NCAR GFS 8-Day Maps (scan down)
(GFS = Global Forecast System)
1 – Pressure & Wind
2 – Precipitation
3 – Maximum Temperature
4 – Minimum Temperature
Unisys 10-Day in 12-hour snapshots (select period from Time bar)
(precipitation and Sea-Level Pressure)
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Special Links
Denver Radar
Denver Vertical Profile
Atlantic Hurricanes
Eastern Pacific Hurricanes
Long Range Forecasts
IPCC, (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)
Summary for Policymakers

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Resources
(The links above came from these sources)
UCAR/NCAR
Unisys
NOAA/NWS
NCEP


GOLD HILL DATA ARCHIVE

2013

June 13 Summary

July 13 Summary

2012


2011

2010



Detail Precipitation Data

Snow Melt – The rain gage will collect snow up to ~ 3″; when it melts the gage measures the water equivalent of the snow. Significant snowfalls are not recorded.

June rain/snowmelt: 0.52″, 0.08″ 6/15, 0.02″ 6/16, 0.42″ 6/28


End 2011; Start 2012

December rain/snow melt: 0.00″

November rain/snow melt: 0.00″

October rain/snow melt: 0.32″, 0.02″ 10/4, 0.04″ 10/6, 0.02″ 10/8, 0.16″ 10/9, 0.02″ 10/12, 0.02″ 10/17, 0.04″ 10/31 est

September rain/snow melt: 1.83″, 0.16″ 9/6, 0.61″ 9/7, 0.30″ 9/8, 0.02″ 9/13, 0.65″ 9/14, 0.06″ 9/21, 0.02″ 9/22

August rain/snow melt: 0.75″, 0.20″ 8/2, 0.10″ 8/4-7, 0.04″ 8/14, 0.12″ 8/16, 0.14″ 8/19, 0.02″ 8/27, 0.08″ 8/28, 0.04″ 8/29-31

July rain/snow melt: 2.44″, 0.06″ 7/5, 0.18″ 7/7, 0.24″ 7/10, 0.04″ 7/11, 0.26″ 7/12, 0.75″ 7/13, 0.18″ 7/14, 0.30″ 7/16, 0.10″ 7/19, 0.06″ 7/25, 0.10″ 7/26, 0.02″ 7/27, 0.04″ 7/28, 0.08″ 7/31

June rain/snow melt: 1.28″, 0.02″ 6/17, 0.97″ 6/20, 0.04″ 6/29, 0.14″ 6/30

May rain/snow melt: 1.71″, 0.02″ 5/10, 0.04″ 5/11, 0.28″ 5/12, 0.06″ 5/14, 0.14″ 5/15, 0.02″ 5/16, 0.02″ 5/17, 0.32″ 5/18, 0.36″ 5/19, 0.26″ 5/20, 0.06″ 5/23, 0.10″ 5/24

April rain/snow melt: 0.93″ , 0.06″ 4/5, 0.42″ 4/9 – 4/20, 0.18″ 4/21, 0.02″ 4/23, 0.06″ 4/24, 0.18″ 4/25

March rain/snow melt: 0.22″, 0.02″ 3/8, 0.10″ 3/19, 0.02″ 3/28

February rain/snow melt: 0.10″, 0.04″ 2/5, 0.06″ 2/26

December 28 – January 31 rain/ snowmelt: 0.00″

End 2010; Start 2011

December 1-27 rain/ snowmelt: 0.08″ – 20-0.08″

November rain/snowmelt: 0.06″ – 19-0.06″

October rain: 1.03″ – 6-0.08″, 11-0.04″, 12-0.16″, from 10/12 through 10/29 – 0.75″,  31-trace

September rain: 0.06″ – 22-0.06″

August rain: 0.88″ – 2-0.16″, 3-0.26″, 4-0.14″, 7-0.02″, 8-0.06″, 10-0.20″, 20-0.04″

July rain: 2.13″ – 2-0.12″, 3-0.02″, 5-0.52″, 7-0.16″, 8-0.34″, 9-0.08″, 21-0.18″, 28-0.22″, 29-0.14″, 30-0.20″, 31-(0.15″)

June rain: 3.28″ – 7 thru 20-2.69″, 27-0.59″

May rain/snow melt: 1.12″ – 3-0.04″, 12-0.16″, 14-0.42″, 15-0.30″, 16-0.14″, 30-0.08″

April rain/snow melt: 1.73″ – 1-0.02″, 7-0.02″, 8-0.02″, 18-0.04″, 22-0.91″, 23-0.04″, 25-0.26″, 26- 0.10″, 27-0.26″, 30-0.06″

March rain/snow melt: 1.10″

February rain/snow melt: 0.10″

January rain/snow melt: 0.00″

End 2009; Start 2010

December rain/snow melt: 0.00″

November rain/snow melt: 18-0.02″

October rain/snow melt: 9-0.10″, 11-0.12″, 19 thru 31-0.14″; TOTAL 0.36″

September rain: 5-0.06″, 8-0.20″, 12-0.10″, 13-0.02″, 21-0.14″, 22-0.06″, 23-0.10″, 24-0.04″, 30-0.02″; TOTAL 0.75″

August rain: 14-0.04″, 26-0.08″, 29-0.02″, 30-0.02″; TOTAL 0.16″

July rain: 1-0.12″, 2-0.18″, 4-0.04″, 5-0.08″, 19-0.04″, 20 thru 23-0.02″, 25-0.26″, 27-0.48″, 29-0.38″, 30-0.24″; TOTAL 1.89″

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