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You can catch meteorologist Jennifer Broome on Good Day Colorado weekdays from 5 to 9 a.m. She also travels the state for her Explore Colorado segments that air at 5:50 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. on Thursdays.

Jennifer joined FOX31 Denver in 2010 from WOAI in San Antonio, Texas, where she was chief meteorologist for almost 10 years. Jennifer has also worked at WBIR in Knoxville, Tennessee and WPDE in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

She has a certification in Broadcast Meteorology and a B.S. in Geoscience with an emphasis in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University. Jennifer also graduated cum laude from the South Carolina Honors College at the University of South Carolina with a B.A. in Journalism.

Born in Greenville, South Carolina, Jennifer has traveled extensively across the United States and internationally. Her goal is to visit all fifty states and all seven continents.

She also hosts her own travel website Swept Away with Jennifer Broome.

She has an adventurous spirit. Jennifer has done such things as skiing with Olympians, skydiving with the Army Golden Knights and flying in an F-16 with the Air Force Thunderbirds. On that once in a lifetime flight, she pulled 9 G's (G force) twice and even hit 9.3 G's.

Jennifer is a firm believer in giving back and has served on numerous boards for organizations, including Susan G. Komen Foundation, Junior League, and many others. She is active in many fundraisers and serves as emcee for events. She also loves speaking to children about her love of weather, science and travel.

Jennifer is a runner, skier, and cyclist, and she loves the outdoors.


Recent Articles
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    Heavy rain moves into metro area; Flash flood warnings, watches posted

    DENVER — Heavy rain fell along the Front Range beginning Tuesday afternoon. The slow-moving storms were expected to remain in the region bringing periods of heavy rain through Wednesday afternoon. See photos of the wild weather here. A flash flood watch was in effect through Wednesday afternoon for most of the state. It appears the heaviest rain will be in Denver north to Estes Park and Fort Collins. Showers and thunderstorms with very heavy rain were expected late Tuesday night […]

  • A tubing ban has gone up for Boulder Creek, Poudre River, Clear Creek and Saint Vrain River.

    Flash flood watch in effect; tubing ban extended to Clear Creek

    DENVER — A flash flood watch is in effect for the Front Range, including in the Denver metro area, as strong storms are expected to roll in Friday. Combined with warm temperatures this week accelerating snowmelt, creeks and rivers are rising to high, fast and dangerous conditions. Officials in Boulder and Larimer counties banned tubing on Boulder Creek and the Poudre River on Thursday. And Friday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and the Golden Police Department announced a limit on […]

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    Explore Colorado: Cheers to Summer

    Memorial Weekend is the kick-off to summer.  We’re saying cheers to summertime with great ideas for you and your family.  In this Explore Colorado special we’re off on a couple of family-friendly hikes, visiting a beer town that is as good as gold, getting on a roll on a board and magic bus, and raising a glass in a small town in the heart of Colorado’s wine country.  Cheers to your summer fun!

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    Another round of severe afternoon storms in Wednesday forecast

    DENVER — Another round of powerful storms are expected to hit Colorado on Wednesday. It would be the second day of a stormy stretch that might cause some damage in the Denver metro area. A neighborhood in Englewood saw a little bit of everything Tuesday afternoon. First came the rain. Then the pingpong-size hail. The storm resulted in leaves and branches scattered across the ground. With more storms expected Wednesday afternoon, it’s probably a good idea to move your car […]

  • The snow was no laughing matter in Ken Caryl on Monday, May 12, 2014. (Credit: Viewer submitted)

    Freeze Warning issued for Front Range, eastern plains

    DENVER — The Mother’s Day snowstorm that brought significant snow to the Denver metro area, foothills and mountains has pushed out of metro Denver, but only after leaving heavy, wet snow, especially in the southern metro area. Chief Meteorologist Dave Fraser says to expect partial clearing Monday night, and temperatures plummeting below freezing. The National Weather Service issued a Freeze Warning for the Front Range and all of the eastern plains of Colorado. You will want to protect your plants […]

  • Explore Colorado: The season of the 7 at Winter Park

    Jennifer Broome takes us to Winter Park to ski all 7 territories. With all of the snow this year, Winter Park is experiencing an epic spring ski season. There are over 3,000 skiable acres in Winter. This season they are celebrating the Season of the 7 in a nod to each of the territories that make up Winter Park. The seven territories are: Winter Park, Mary Jane, Vasquez Ridge, Railyard Terrain Parks, Parsenn Bowl, The Cirque, and Eagle Wind. Winter […]

  • Warm Wednesday but storm is headed to Colorado

    DENVER — Temperatures are expected to climb to near 70 degrees in Denver on Wednesday ahead of a storm that is moving into Colorado. Clouds will roll in later Wednesday, with rain and snow possible overnight. Only light rain is expected in the Denver metro area into early Thursday. But two disturbances will bring plenty of snow to the mountains Wednesday night through Friday morning. Several inches of snow are likely from 6,000 to 9,000 feet, with 10-18 inches possible […]

  • Futurecast shows snow falling in the metro area around 9 p.m. Friday night.

    Temps to fall into 30s Saturday with 2 rounds of snow

    DENVER — So much for spring weather. A cold air mass moves into the region Friday night with  a couple of chances at snow overnight and again Saturday afternoon. Be aware of potential slick spots especially on bridges and overpasses in metro Denver and along the Front Range. The weather changes late Friday night when a wave of snow will come down from Fort Collins. The heaviest accumulation will be in the northern and central mountains. We don’t expect much […]

  • Explore Colorado: Snowboarding in Vail

    Jennifer Broome learns to snowboard in Vail. Thinking of trying snowboarding?  As Jennifer found out the best advice is to take a lesson.  In this week’s Explore Colorado, Jennifer takes you inside her beginner snowboard lesson at Vail. In a beginner lesson you learn the correct technique to ride.  Vail has a “no slam” policy in their snowboard lessons.  While falling is a part of learning, when you are working one-on-one with a pro, you learn how to fall so […]

  • Explore Colorado: Steamboat Springs

    DENVER — Jennifer Broome takes us to Steamboat Springs to do the 2 things you can’t do anywhere else in North America! There are two things you can do in Steamboat Springs that you can’t do anywhere else in North America.  Steamboat is home to the Bridgestone Winter Driving School and Olympic ski legend Billy Kidd. Billy Kidd and Jimmy Huega were the first American men to medal in alpine skiing in the Olympics.  This year is the 50th anniversary […]

  • Storm in Highlands Ranch, Colo. Photo: Jackie Levell

    Strange thunderstorm, light snow hits Denver overnight

    DENVER — A winter storm moved into metro Denver Wednesday night with rain, thunder, lightning and soft hail. The winter thunderstorm finally turned to snow in the city thanks to cold air pouring into the region around 9 p.m. Accumulation was light in metro Denver, with maybe an inch of snow mostly on grassy surfaces. However, a Winter Weather Advisory was issued for locations south and east of metro Denver including Castle Rock. A Winter Weather Advisory was also called in […]

  • Gusty, troublesome winds likely across Colorado Friday

    DENVER — When the temperatures jump into the 50s and 60s this time of year — as they are expected to do across the Front Range on Friday — high winds usually come with them. Friday is not expected to be an exception. Gusty Chinook winds are expected Friday, with those winds pushing the temperatures along the Front Range and Eastern Plains into the mid 50s. Skies are expected to remain partly cloudy Friday across the Front Range, with winds […]