Pinpoint Weather Alert Day: Freezing fog in morning; accumulating snow for the evening drive
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Christine Rapp joined the FOX31 and Colorado’s Own Channel 2 team as a Pinpoint Weather meteorologist and reporter in November 2017. She is thrilled to be back in the Centennial State!

Christine grew up outside of Chicago, Illinois and earned her degree in Atmospheric Science from the University of Missouri. While in school, she worked at Columbia’s NBC-affiliate, KOMU-TV, as a weekend forecaster.

After graduating, Christine worked as a Morning Meteorologist at KKTV in Colorado Springs, Colorado. From the Black Forest Wildfire, snowstorms, flash flooding in Manitou Springs, to tornadoes on the Eastern Plains, Christine covered it all during her two and a half years in the Springs.

From there, she worked as a Digital Meteorologist at WSOC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina. But after two years of covering hurricanes, she was ready to come back to Colorado!

Christine is a member of the National Weather Association and American Meteorological Society. She is also a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist with the AMS.

Outside of work, Christine enjoys skiing and hiking, storm chasing, and following her favorite Chicago sports teams. Christine and her husband also have a Miniature Schnauzer, Thunder, who loves exploring different dog parks and trails around the area.

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Recent Articles
  • Automatic CPR device saves 10 lives in first year

    LAKEWOOD, Colo. — It’s been nearly a year since West Metro Fire Rescue started using new automatic chest compression machines when arriving on scene of patients in cardiac arrest. 10 people have been saved since the fire department started using the device in March 2018, officials say. Here’s how it works: When first responders arrive to a scene, they start manual CPR. As soon as another set of hands arrives, they are able to set up the Lucas device, which create […]

  • 6-year-old injured in Christmas Eve crash by a suspected drunken driver released from hospital

    AURORA, Colo. — Fighting for her life since a tragic automobile crash on Christmas Eve, 6-year-old Charlee Jo Shaw is going home. Shaw has received treatment at Children’s Hospital Colorado in Aurora since Dec. 24 for a traumatic brain injury. The daughter of Brett and Sancy Shaw, Charlee was in the car with her mother on Christmas Eve when a suspected drunken driver hit them on Interstate 70 in Genesee. Sancy did not survive the crash. Sixty days later, Charlee […]

  • Snow, significantly cooler temperatures arrive Sunday

    DENVER — Sunday will start off on a quiet note across Colorado with a mix of sun and clouds. Temperatures will only make it into the low 30s in the afternoon as the next storm system moves into the state. Snow will start by midday in the high country, sliding into the Front Range by the afternoon. Snow will continue in the Denver area through the evening and overnight hours, lingering into the Monday morning commute. A Pinpoint Weather Alert […]

  • Weekend forecast includes snow, colder temperatures and plenty of wind

    A strong cold front will move through Colorado on Saturday, bringing heavy mountain snow, cooler temperatures and strong wind. Snow totals in the high country will range from 2-5″ through the day today as wind chills stay well below zero. Meanwhile in Denver and the Front Range, expect increasing clouds through the day with highs only in the mid-40s. As the cold front moves through, wind gusts will increase up to 30 to 40 miles per hour. A few flurries […]

  • Breezy, cool end to the weekend across Colorado

    DENVER — Patchy fog and low clouds are present on Sunday morning. Conditions will slowly clear through the midmorning hours, with sunshine increasing by the afternoon. Expect a slightly cooler Sunday as highs make it into the lower 40s. It will be breezy from time to time in the afternoon across the Front Range, as gusts up to 25 mph will be possible. There will be multiple weak systems moving across the state this week, starting on Monday. Mountain snow will […]

  • Air quality concerns across Front Range, Mountain snow

    DENVER — This weekend’s forecast will vary across the state of Colorado, as a series of weak systems move through the region. Starting on Saturday, expect seasonal temperatures across the Front Range with highs ranging in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Clouds will gradually build with breezy conditions throughout the afternoon. Air quality will also be a concern along the Interstate 25 Corridor on Saturday, especially in the Denver metro area. Meanwhile in the mountains, wind will increase through […]

  • Windy, warm Sunday across Front Range; mountain snow continues

    DENVER — An unseasonably warm weekend will continue as highs on Sunday will soar back into the low 60s. Expect an increase of wind, with gusts up to 40 mph in the Denver metro and eastern Plains. Mountain snow showers will continue, with 2-10 inches possible across the higher elevations. The high totals will be across southwestern Colorado where a winter storm warning is in place. Temperatures will take a bit of a dip heading into the upcoming workweek. Highs […]

  • Unseasonably warm weekend across Front Range, mountain snow

    DENVER — Temperatures will jump 10 to 15 degrees above average Saturday afternoon, soaring into the low 60s for highs across the Front Range. Expect a gradual increase of clouds with overall quiet conditions for Saturday. Clouds will build Saturday night out ahead of our next weather system. Sunday’s storm will bring heavy mountain snow showers throughout the day, with 2-10 inches of snow possible. The highest totals will be across southwestern Colorado, where a Winter Storm Warning is in […]

  • Cold-weather welfare calls for animals up 35 percent in Denver

    DENVER — The number of cold-weather welfare calls for animals increased in January, Denver Animal Protection said. In January, the agency responded to 175 cold-weather welfare calls, with 70 coming in the past 10 days. In January 2018, there were only 130 such calls. That’s a 35 percent increase from last year. The calls included dogs left in vehicles or out in the elements. According to city ordinance, pet owners must provide adequate shelter for dogs or animals that are […]

  • Warmer, windy Sunday ahead of Monday morning snow

    DENVER — Temperatures will jump above average this afternoon, with highs well into the 50s. Wind will be an issue through the day, with gusts up to 30 miles per hour possible across the Front Range. Expect a mixture of sun and clouds through the day. A Pinpoint Weather Alert Day has been issued for the Monday morning drive as a cold front pushes through the Front Range. Snow will first form in the high country and far norther border […]

  • Slightly warmer weekend, snow returns Monday

    Temperatures will jump above average to kick off the weekend, as highs soar into the mid-40s this afternoon. Expect a mixture of sun and clouds across the Front Range. Meanwhile in the mountains, a few scattered snow showers can’t be ruled out as temps stay in the 20s. Sunday will offer warmer weather, as highs reach back into the mid-50s. We’ll remain mostly sunny in the Denver metro area with pockets of breezy conditions. Similar to Saturday, a few mountain […]

  • A mild Sunday before snow, cooler temps return to state

    DENVER — Temperatures will jump above average to end our weekend, with highs soaring into the 50s. Expect highs in the 20s and 30s across the high country with a mix of sun and clouds. Wind gusts will increase across the state through the day, with gusts as high as 40 miles per hour possible, primarily in the foothills and high country. We’ve issued a Pinpoint Weather Alert Day  for Monday night into Tuesday as snow moves back into the Front […]

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