Thursday Morning Weather: Warm and slightly drier

Posted at 5:13 AM, Aug 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-02 07:13:19-04

Today’s Forecast: Temperatures warm even more today. Highs will be well into the 80’s around the Pikes Peak Region and the 90’s for Pueblo and the plains. We’ll keep the pattern of morning sunshine giving way to pm cloud cover. Showers and storms should be less numerous today. They’ll pop up over the mountains and try to push east, but not all areas will actually catch a shower or storm. Most likely locations will be the Pikes Peak Region and Wets/Sangres.  Partly cloudy tonight with lows in the 50’s and 60’s.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High – 87; Low – 60. Areas of PM clouds with very limited shower/storm activity.

PUEBLO: High – 94; Low – 62. A few PM clouds with mainly dry conditions.

CANON CITY: High – 91; Low – 64. A warmer day with pm clouds and very limited showers/storms.

WOODLAND PARK: High – 78; Low – 53. A few isolated pm showers/storms.

TRI-LAKES: High – 80;s; Low – 50’s. A warm day with very minor pm rain chances.

PLAINS: High – 90’s; Low – 60’s. Hot and mainly dry for your Thursday.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High – 90; Low – 60’s. Warm and mainly dry with a few pm clouds.

REST OF THE WEEK:  A better chance for pm showers and storms on Friday with a disturbance passing through. This will try to develop more abundant activity throughout the afternoon and evening. Mainly dry and hot heading into the weekend. Highs will be in the upper 80’s and 90’s. Any showers/storm activity will be very minimal, but a few storms will try to develop over the mountains each afternoon. A better chance for additional moisture arrives with another disturbance on Monday.