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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
  • Explore Colorado: Galloping Goose Mountain Bike Tour

    TELLURIDE, Colo. — It’s a bike ride along a historic train route. Plus it’s family friendly and the scenery is phenomenal. Galloping Goose Mountain Bike Tour is a half day adventure with Bootdoctors in Telluride. It a great ride for the novice to advanced level mountain biker. The tour is fully supported. There’s a snack stop at Trout Lake. If kids don’t want to do the short road portion of the tour, they can ride in a van. There are […]

  • Explore Colorado: Gardening tips from The Little Nell

    ASPEN, Colo. — The Little Nell in Aspen is one of the top hotels in the world and the gardens live up to its five-star status.  Arabella Beavers is head gardener at The Little Nell.  She is a third generation English gardener. She is also a gardening guru to the rich and famous.  Her clients include luxury hotels and celebrities.  She has a ton of tips to help you keep your garden in tip-top shape.

  • Explore Colorado: Climbing the mountain depicted on Coors cans

    TELLURIDE, Colo. — The iconic peak on the Coors label is a real mountain. That mountain is Wilson Peak near Telluride. The hike to the top of the 14,017-foot peak is tough. It is 10 miles round trip from the Rock of Ages Trailhead. There are Class 3 and Class 4 scramble spots from the false summit to the real summit. Hotel Telluride offers a “Crack-A-Coors” package including hotel stay, gourmet lunch for the hike, post-hike massage and a professional […]

  • Explore Colorado: Sutcliffe Vineyards

    CORTEZ, Colo. — Sutcliffe Vineyards is the closest winery to the Four Corners.  It is deep in McElmo Canyon.  They are producing wines that are 100 percent from grapes grown in Colorado. They are having success with lesser known varietals like Cinsaut and with better known varietals like Chardonnay. You can find Sutcliffe wines in restaurants, hotels and wine shops throughout the state.  Their biggest event of the year is their Harvest Dinner on September 14. To learn more information about Sutcliffe […]

  • Denver hits 81 degrees Monday, earliest high in 80s on record

    DENVER — A record high temperature was set in Denver for a second consecutive day Monday — and it happened to be the earliest reading in the 80s since they started keeping records. Denver climbed to 81 degrees late Monday afternoon, shattering the previous record of 75 degrees set in 2012. On Sunday, Denver recorded a record high of 79 degrees, breaking the previous mark of 76 degrees set in 2013. A red flag warning is up for parts of […]

  • I-70 pile-up closed the highway eastbound at Lookout Mountain Feb. 25, 2014

    Pile-ups close I-70, roads treacherous throughout region, flights canceled

    DENVER —  The Colorado department of Transportation closed I-70 in both directions from C-470 in west metro Denver all the way to Idaho Springs. The closure was due to multiple accidents. CDOT warned drivers to expect long delays. There was no estimate on when the highway would reopen as of 9:30 p.m. CDOT said late Wednesday that dozens of vehicles, possibly as many as 50, were either crashed or stranded along the highway. Earlier, a 20 car pile-up closed I-70 Eastbound […]

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    Snowstorm heading toward Front Range; accumulation totals could vary wildly

    DENVER — A winter weather system will move into the Denver metro area on Wednesday, bringing with it cold temperatures and snowfall accumulation totals that will vary depending on location. Interstate 25 appears to be the dividing line between the lighter accumulations and the really heavy amounts of snow. A few light rain showers are possible early in the afternoon, but by 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., it should be all snow, with the heaviest rates of 1-2 inches per […]

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    Roads dry out as storm moves out of metro area

    DENVER — Rain and snow have moved out of the Denver metro area and roads are drying out Wednesday morning. Most of the precipitation wound down by 7 a.m., moving north to south, and skies are beginning to clear. Most of the snow accumulated in the southern suburbs and foothills -– mainly from Castle Rock to Evergreen. RELATED: Traffic conditions Roads were mostly just wet in downtown Denver, but farther south, more snow accumulated on the roads, making for slushy […]

  • Another unseasonably warm day, but snow is in the midweek forecast

    DENVER — The Denver metro area will continue to bask in sunshine and temperatures more suited for May than February for a fourth consecutive day Friday, but change is on the horizon. Denver has set record highs two of the past three days. Monday’s high is expected to be 70 degrees; the record is 73 degrees set in 1954. This comes after a 71-year-old record fell Friday when the temperature reached 70 degrees at Denver International Airport. On Saturday, another […]

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    Fast-moving front delivers snow for Denver metro area; warm-up on the way

    DENVER — A fast-moving cold front spread snow from Fort Collins to Boulder and into the Denver metro area Wednesday morning. Only about 1 to 3 inches of snow are expected, with most of it hitting north of Denver. Less than an inch of snow is expected in the southern suburbs. The foothills could see up to 6 inches of snow. Snow began falling in downtown Denver about 6 a.m., and most of the snow will taper off about noon. […]

  • Fog and freezing drizzle were icing up roads in the Denver metro area on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2014.

    Freezing drizzle, fog, icy roads slowing morning commute

    DENVER — A cold front brought freezing drizzle, fog and reduced visibility to the Denver metro area Wednesday morning, and roads and bridges were icing up ahead of the morning commute. A winter weather advisory is in effect from Denver to Fort Collins until 9 a.m. because a light glaze of ice is possible on the roads, making for dangerous driving conditions. RELATED: Full weather forecast RELATED: Latest traffic conditions A dense fog advisory also is in effect for the […]

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    Storm moving out, but snow back in forecast for weekend

    DENVER – A fast-moving cold front is moving out of the Denver metro area, but not before dropping more snow than expected, especially across southern locations. Nine inches of snow were recorded in Parker, 6 inches were recorded in Castle Rock and 5 inches of snow fell in Aurora. But farther north, only 1.8 inches of snow fell at Denver International Airport and 1 inch was recorded in downtown Denver. RELATED: Full weekend forecast Skies will gradually clear Friday morning, […]