Meteorologist Greg Dutra joined the Pinpoint Weather team in December of 2014. Look for Greg every morning on FOX31’s Good Day Colorado!
Greg comes to us from KWQC in Davenport, IA where he spent 5 years. While in Iowa he covered every kind of weather imaginable, from tornadoes to blizzards and record flooding of the Mississippi River.
Greg is a graduate of Lyndon State College in northern Vermont where he majored in Atmospheric Science. He acquired his Television Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association in October of 2014.
Greg is a self-described Air Force Brat and grew up in various places around the world. He was born in Spain and has lived on many bases stateside. He also spent almost two years on Kadena Air Force Base in Okinawa, Japan. He calls the Adirondack Mountains of New York home, after spending time at Plattsburg Air Force Base and finishing grade school in Bolton Landing, NY.
Greg has many hobbies including sailing, golf, baseball and hockey. He is also a prolific homebrewer and makes about a dozen batches of beer per year.
DENVER — Sunshine will return to the Front Range on Sunday. Highs in the afternoon will reach the lower to mid-60s and for the first time in what seems like an eternity, winds will be minimal. Winds will be a relatively light at 5-10 mph along the Front Range. The winds will speed up a little in the mountains, with a high in the 40s and gusts up to 25 mph. As the workweek starts, the wind machine gets turned […]
DENVER — A cold front will move into the Denver metro area on Friday night, bringing colder temperatures and snow to the region. Northeast winds will kick up Friday afternoon ahead of the storm. Snow is expected to fall in the metro area late Friday night before moving into the mountains. After a respite on Saturday morning, snow will fall along the Front Range, with the bulk coming between noon and 7 p.m. Northern Colorado will get 1-3 inches, with […]
DENVER — Haze caused by smoke from wildfires in the western U.S. will continue to fill Colorado skies on Labor Day. Upper-level winds are moving smoke from wildfires in Montana, California, Oregon, Washington and British Columubia into the state. Air quality will be poor on Monday and visibility will be reduced. Denver set a record high on Sunday at 97 degrees, but temperatures will cool some on Monday with highs in the low 90s. A cold front will move in […]
DENVER — Don’t be deceived by the sunny skies!The weekend in the metro area will get off to a very cold start Friday with an afternoon high of 20 in Denver, 16 in Greeley and 18 in Fort Collins. Sunshine will also shine in the mountains in the wake of the big storm but highs will only reach single digits and teens. New snow hits the Mountains on Saturday evening continuing through Sunday into Monday but skiers will have to […]
DENVER — A big rebound in temperatures will see residents in the Denver metro area go from shovels to shorts in a 60-hour period. On Saturday, Denver set a record for the coldest Dec. 17 with a reading of minus-15 degrees just before 9:30 p.m., breaking a 107-year-old record. On Tuesday afternoon, about 66 hours later, temperatures are expected to reach nearly 60 degrees at Denver International Airport, the official recording station for the National Weather Service — a turnaround of […]
DENVER — Another storm system continues to move across Colorado Tuesday and snowfall may impact your commute in metro Denver. Here's the view from 9,500' this morning! #cowx #fox31 https://t.co/KSO8ZuPmMD — Greg Dutra (@DutraWeather) November 22, 2016 The mountains will see accumulating snow and several inches may fall which is great for areas ski resorts. However, roads through the mountains could become slick making travel very slow. There are WINTER STORM WARNINGS & WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES posted for the heavy […]
DENVER — High winds and dry conditions are creating dangerous fire conditions across much of Colorado on Monday. A red flag warning is in place for the eastern half of the state, including Denver. The Frying Pan Road Fire near Ruedi Reservoir has burned about 300 acres. Pre-evacuation notices went out to some homes in the area and campgrounds too. In Byers, the wind whipped up another fire that might have been caused by downed power lines. More than 50 […]
DENVER — A cold front swept into the Denver metro area early Thursday morning, bringing much-needed rain with snow falling in the foothills and mountains. The front pushed through the metro area, leaving behind cloudy skies and damp conditions. RELATED: Traffic conditions RELATED: Interactive radar The cold front will keep temperatures in the upper 40s from Denver to Boulder to Fort Collins, but the sun could break out in the afternoon. Snow fell in the mountains, with 2-6 inches accumulating along […]
DENVER — Temperatures will climb into the 80s and winds will kick up across the Front Range on Monday, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a red flag warning for high fire danger. The warning will be in effect from noon to 7 p.m., with windy and dry conditions creating an elevated fire danger. The warning will be in effect for the Denver metro area, the Palmer Divide and the eastern Plains. Expect partly cloudy skies to start the […]
DENVER – Temperatures are taking a tumble on Friday as a cool front from the north brings unseasonably cool weather and much needed rain. Temperatures in the metro will only reach the low to mid 70s on Friday and Saturday. The average high this time of year is in the upper 80s. Friday, the chance of showers and storms arrive during the early evening, bringing about 1/3” of rain. We lose that chance of showers for the weekend, but the […]
DENVER — Much-needed rain and unseasonably cool weather will move into the Denver metro area on Friday. An early-morning round of light rain will leave by midmorning, but clouds will be around all day Friday, keeping the high temperature in the lower 70s, about 25 degrees cooler than Wednesday. Rain returns Friday night and it might be heavy at times. Rainfall totals will range from one-quarter inch to 1 inch. RELATED: Interactive radar The mountains have flash flood watches in […]
DENVER — Overnight rain showers left many roads, bridges and ramps with standing water, causing delays during the morning commute Wednesday. The ramp from Broadway to southbound Interstate 25 had a lot of standing water as drivers slowly made their way through it. One vehicle became stuck in the water, and the driver was seen pushing the vehicle out of it. A tow truck driver arrived at the scene to move the vehicle. On southbound I-25 near Alameda Avenue, crews were called […]