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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: 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, […]

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    Storm moves out, but holiday traffic still snarled in mountains

    DENVER — Holiday travel is expected again to be a mess Tuesday with Christmas just two days away. According to the Colorado Department of Transportation, roads all over Colorado are dicey on Tuesday. The Colorado State Patrol shut down Interstate 70 between Limon and the Kansas state line because of hazardous conditions and no visibility. There was no estimated time of when it would reopen. Ramp to EB I-70 closed in Limon to Kansas state line to keep drivers out […]

  • Snow blanketed Georgetown on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. (Credit: Daryl Orr)

    Heavy snow blankets high country; treacherous road conditions, powder day at resorts

    DENVER — As snow continues to blanket the high country, expect major delays on Interstate 70 on Monday, the first full day of winter. A winter storm warning remains in effect and up to 2 feet of snow is possible with whiteout conditions possible. Driving in the high country will be difficult. With brutal road conditions, avalanche mitigation will also delay trips into the mountains. Drivers can expect up to 30-minute delays, and crews will work to mitigate avalanche threats […]

  • Crews were out in full force to keep operations running in the snowy weather at Denver International Airport on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. (Credit: Denver International Airport)

    Record-breaking temperatures to plummet way below zero Wednesday night into Thursday

    DENVER — The coldest air from our current Arctic blast arrived in metro Denver Wednesday afternoon. And with it comes record-breaking dangerously cold temperatures. The high Wednesday only got to 6 degrees, which set a for the lowest maximum temperature for the date. The old record was 9 degrees set on Nov. 12, 1916. As the snow moves out and the skies clear, even colder temperatures will descend along the Front Range, with a low Thursday morning expected to be […]