Record Cold and Snow

Biggest late May snow in Denver since 1975, Colorado

Blog note. Jesus indicated that ‘fearful sights’ (various natural disasters) would occur leading up to the time known as the Tribulation and Great Tribulation (a combined seven year period of great destruction on earth). Although these types of things have occurred in the past for centuries and thousands of years, they could be identified as the ‘season of the times’ due to the ferociousness of these events. They would be occurring in greater intensity, severity, frequency, size, duration, scope … just like the pains that a woman experiences in labor the farther along she is in the labor process. We are in the ‘season of the times’ that comes just before the seven (7) year Tribulation/Great Tribulation period
… And great earthquakes shall be in diverse places, and famines, and pestilences; and fearful sights and great signs shall there be from heaven. (Luke 21:11).
… And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring; (Luke 21:25)
… Men’s hearts failing them for fear, and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth: for the powers of heaven shall be shaken; (Luke 21:26)
… This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. (2 Timothy 3:1)
Jesus is giving a series of prophecies about what to look for as the age of grace comes to a close. These verses are several of many such prophecies from throughout the Bible. 2017 was the worst year in recorded history for the intensity, frequency, severity, duration and occurrence of a large number of severe natural disasters worldwide. Earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, torrential flooding, unprecedented wildfires in unusual places, devastating droughts, excessive/scorching heat setting records everywhere, record snowfalls in Europe and Russia. Snow in the Arabia. This list can go on. Most studied Eschatologists believe these ‘fearful sights’ and massive natural disasters are all part of the ‘CONVERGENCE’ of signs that this Biblical and prophetic age is closing. Most people who study prophecy are familiar with the routine reference(s) made that these things will be like a woman having labor.

Biggest late May snow in Denver since 1975, Colorado

Posted by Matti Kukkola on May 23, 2019

As of 14:00 UTC (08:00 LT) on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Denver, Colorado had officially received 86.36 mm (3.4 inches) of snow. That’s the most snow measured this late in the season since May 29, 1975,when the city recorded 142.24 mm (5.6 inches).

On the same day, Denver tied the record low temperature for May 21 with -0.5 °C (31 °F) Tuesday morning. It was previously -0.5 °C (31 °F) on this date in 2001 when 25.4 mm (1 inch) of snow fell, CBS4 Denver reports.

Below are snow reports through 14:00 UTC (08:00 LT) Tuesday, May 21. Keep in mind the Denver area usually sees only 43.18 mm (1.7 inches) in May each year and about half the time they see no snow in May.

Palmer Lake 304.8 mm (12 inches)
Black Forest 287.02 mm (11.3 inches)
Elizabeth 279.4 mm (11 inches)
Castle Rock 228.6 mm (9 inches)
The Pinery 198.12 mm (7.8 inches)
Franktown 180.34 mm (7.1 inches)
Estes Park 134.62 mm (5.3 inches)
Lone Tree 127 mm (5 inches)
Parker 137.16 mm (5.4 inches)
NW Arvada 101.6 mm (4 inches)
Aurora 101.6 mm (4 inches)
Greenwood Village 101.6 mm (4 inches)
Lafayette 88.9 mm (3.5 inches)
Erie 88.9 mm (3.5 inches)
Niwot 88.9 mm (3.5 inches)
Brighton 88.9 mm (3.5 inches)
Golden 86.36 mm (3.4 inches)
Denver/DIA 86.36 mm (3.4 inches)
Commerce City 76.2 mm (3 inches)
Johnstown 76.2 mm (3 inches)
Westminster 76.2 mm (3 inches)
Windsor 76.2 mm (3 inches)
Boulder 76.2 mm (3 inches)
Littleton 63.5 mm (2.5 inches)
Loveland 50.8 mm (2 inches)
Longmont 50.8 mm (2 inches)
Fort Collins 33.02 mm (1.3 inches)

Featured image credit: William Scherer

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