Jessica Lebel joined the Pinpoint Weather team on FOX31 and Colorado’s Own Channel 2 as a meteorologist in March 2017. She is thrilled to in her hometown forecasting for the state of Colorado.

Jessica is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designated by the American Meteorological Society and you can watch her on FOX31 News on Saturday and Sunday nights, and during the week chasing storms in the Pinpoint Weather Beast.

Jessica grew up in Littleton, Colorado where she experienced a wide variety of weather that sparked her interest in becoming a meteorologist. Growing up on the Front Range, she learned to love the outdoors and appreciate everything that Colorado has to offer.

Before moving back to Denver, Jessica worked as a meteorologist at KKTV 11 News, CBS affiliate, in Colorado Springs. In Colorado Springs, Jessica covered wildfires, blizzards, tornadoes, and severe flooding events. Prior to moving there, Jessica worked as a meteorologist and multimedia journalist in Grand Junction, Colorado at KKCO and KJCT.

Jessica attended the University of Kansas and received a B.S. in Atmospheric Science with an emphasis in News Media Forecasting. While in school, she was the weekend meteorologist at WOW6 News, in Lawrence, Kansas. During her time in Tornado Alley, Jessica fell in love with forecasting severe weather and chased her first tornado on April 8, 2015 in Medicine Lodge, Kansas.

On her days off you can catch Jessica hiking, skiing, playing soccer, and cheering on the KU Jayhawks basketball team (Rockchalk!). Please send her any cool weather photos you take in Colorado. She’d love to see them!

If you want to contact Jessica, email JLebel@KDVR.com.​


Recent Articles
  • Mild, dry Tuesday before next storm system arrives

    DENVER — Light snow showers will continue in the mountains on Monday night and throughout the day on Tuesday. Another 1-2 inches of accumulation are possible over the next 24 hours. Denver will stay dry, partly cloudy and breezy on Monday afternoon and evening. Tuesday will be a much better day to spend outside with highs in the low 60s and partly cloudy skies. There will still be a light breeze but winds won’t be as strong as they have […]

  • Cool temps, gusty winds, mountain snow stay for Colorado Monday

    DENVER — Monday will be another cool fall day on the Front Range. High temperatures will only reach the low 50s. Winds will be gusting up to 40mph making temperatures feel like the 40s with windchill Monday afternoon. There is a 10 percent chance for an isolated rain shower Monday evening but most places will stay dry. Snow showers will continue in the mountains overnight tonight and through the day on Monday. A few inches of accumulation are possible on […]

  • Cooler temperatures, gusty winds, and mountain snow move in Sunday

    Weather changes are on the way to Colorado tonight as a cold front moves in. High temperatures will drop into the 50s in Denver for Sunday with gusty afternoon winds up to 45mph. Fire danger will be high in the lower elevations with mostly dry conditions and strong winds. Colorado’s mountains will see snowfall start late tonight and continue through the day on Sunday before clearing. Travel could be slow at times in the mountains, especially Sunday morning when snow […]

  • Temperatures warm to the 70s Wednesday with dry conditions

    DENVER — Wednesday is going to be another nice day to spend time outside on the Front Range. Temperatures will be mild, skies will be clear and conditions will stay dry. Denver will see a high temperature around 75 degrees Wednesday afternoon with sunshine from start to finish. Thursday will be the warmest day of the week as highs climb into the low 80s. It will be a nice night at the Broncos vs. Chiefs game, although temperatures will cool […]

  • Temperatures cool Tuesday with dry conditions in Denver area

    DENVER — Temperatures will cool 10 to 15 degrees on Tuesday thanks to a weak cold front. High temperatures will be in the low 60s in Denver with sunny skies and dry weather. Conditions will be very dry with low humidity once again making fire danger high. Temperatures will heat up quickly into Wednesday and Thursday. Highs could reach the 80s in some spots on Thursday afternoon. It will be great weather for the Broncos game against the Chiefs that […]

  • Mild, dry Monday with high fire danger on the way for Colorado

    DENVER — Monday will stay warm and dry with high temperatures in the mid 70s. It will be a great day to spend time outside with sunshine from start to finish. Fire danger will be very high on Monday, especially in Colorado’s higher elevations. Winds will be gusty out of the west up to 25 mph with low humidity. The areas in pink are under a Red Flag Warning on Monday: A weak cold front will move through on Tuesday […]

  • Sunshine and dry weather across Colorado for Sunday

    DENVER — Today will bring more mild, dry, and calm weather to Colorado. We will be settling in a quiet and dry pattern for the next several days before changes arrive. High temperatures will reach the upper 60s and low 70s on the Front Range today with sunny skies and dry conditions. It will be a great day to spend time outside with light winds and a lot of sunshine and will be a great afternoon of weather at Empower […]

  • Mild, dry week ahead in Colorado

    Colorado’s weather is going to stay mild, dry, and sunny for the next several days. Sunday will be a few degrees warmer than today with high temperatures in the low 70s. Humidity will be low making fire danger very high state-wide. Weather will be great for tomorrow’s Broncos game at Empower Field at Mile High. Monday will be another warm, sunny day on the Front Range with highs in the low 70s. A weak cold front will cool temperatures to […]

  • Temperatures hit 80s Tuesday before first freeze, snowfall of season Thursday

    DENVER — The Front Range is going to see a little bit of everything this week. First will be a taste of summer with sunny skies, dry weather and temperatures in the 80s on Tuesday. Wednesday will be the transition day as a cold front gets closer. Temperatures will drop a few degrees from Tuesday with increasing wind and cloud cover. Big changes move in overnight Wednesday into Thursday as a strong cold front moves in. This will bring the […]

  • Warm start to week followed by big weather changes

    It will be a dry, clear, and cool night ahead on the Front Range. Temperatures will fall to the low 30s overnight in Eastern Colorado with a Front Advisory in place from 3 a.m. to 8 a.m. Monday morning. Be sure to protect any sensitive vegetation. Frost Advisory in place tonight! Temps will fall to the low 30s overnight in Eastern Colorado! Protect your plants! #cowx pic.twitter.com/OahJik3CbF — Jessica Lebel (@JessicaLebelWX) October 6, 2019 It will be a warm and […]

  • Cool Sunday before warm start to week

    It will be a breezy, dry, and clear night on the Front Range. Temperatures will drop into the 30s to start off Sunday. Afternoon temperatures will reach the low 60s in Denver on Sunday. It will be a nice day with dry conditions and mostly sunny skies. Monday and Tuesday will be warm, sunny, and dry. Fire danger will still be high in Colorado for the next several days. Big changes will move in with a strong cold front Wednesday […]

  • Forecast: High fire danger continues Monday before big cool down

    Winds will stay breezy to gusty tonight, especially in Colorado’s eastern mountains. Monday will be breezy and dry with high temperatures in the upper 70s and low 80s. Fire danger will be extreme once again on Monday in Colorado. The areas in pink are under a Fire Weather Warning from noon to 7 p.m. tomorrow. Winds will gust 20 to 50 mph out of the southwest with humidity in the single digits and teens. No open burning. Even areas not […]

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