While much of Colorado east of the mountains cooled more than 20 degrees from Sunday's readings, it was a "scorcher" in the San Luis Valley.
Alamosa tied its' record high of 89 degrees. That's a record that's been on the books since 1998.
As wind speeds increased, so did temperatures in the NewsFirst 5 viewing area on Saturday. At least 3 cities hit record highs.
Colorado Springs 80 (Old record 73/2007) Pueblo 87 (Old record 83/1959) Alamosa 75 (Old record 72/1959)
We'll add additional records for the day as they're reported
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