By Chris Spears
That’s because while there will be cloud cover in the area there could also be enough peaks to at least briefly see the lunar eclipse, in particular if we end up with more mid and high clouds.
Should that be the case you’d get a view of the moon as it lowers on the western horizon.
But if we end up with more low clouds your view will likely be obstructed.
It’s a tricky cloud forecast because there will be a cold front somewhere in the vicinity of northern Colorado in addition to quite a bit of mid and high level moisture caught up in a strong jet stream overhead.
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Meteorologist Chris Spears travels weekly in the CBS4 Mobile Weather Lab reporting about Colorado’s weather and climate. Check out his bio, connect with him on Facebook or follow him on Twitter @ChrisCBS4.