Spotter News

I would like to wish the entire spotter network a Happy New Year!  Thanks to all the spotters and their dedication to severe and winter weather reports this past year. You all make our jobs easier while providing valuable information.  

Snowpack: The snowpack in the Northern mountains has increased over the past several weeks thanks to several storm systems around the Christmas holiday season.  

  • As of January 01st, the South Platte River Basin snowpack is at 112% of normal.
    The Southern mountains of Colorado, including the San Juans have increased some but are still running below normal, around 75% of normal.

 Monthly and Seasonal Snowfall: Snowfall tables and maps have been updated through December 2014

If you reported snowfall in December, please send an email to  

  • Here is the link for the new snow season. Please make sure all your station information is correct. (updated 12/19)
  • If you would like your station added to the 2014-15 snow season, please send me a quick e-mail with station name, elevation, and location to                                                                              

New Submit Storm Report Form Available!

  • There is a new and improved spotter report from on the upper left hand corner of our home page, with the link at
  • The old report form will still be availabe from our SKYWARN page at For now you can use either one as both forms will send your reports in real time to one of our staff. Let us know what you think of the new page. Comments can be directed to

Previous News:  

  • 2014 Spotter training: 1,287 spotters were trained during 2014! Thanks for attending! 
  • If you have moved and changed addresses or phone numbers,  please send me a quick note with the change to
  • Spotter news can be found from the top of our web page in the News of the Day. 
  • The E-Spotter site has been disabled.  Please submit reports via the Bou/Denver web page or use the 800 line.

        Thanks for all your continuing support in the Spotter Program. Scott Entrekin

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