A cooler end to the week, with more snow ahead for parts of Colorado

Pikes Peak fireworks on New Year's Eve
Posted at 6:51 PM, Jan 01, 2020

Tonight's Forecast: It was a warm and pleasant start to 2020 for areas east of the mountains, whereas in the higher elevations, today was windy and snowy. For tonight, it will remain breezy. A few snow flurries will be possible tonight, however most of the snow should stay confined to the mountains. Lows tonight will cool down to the teens and twenties.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 25; High: 41. Thursday will be cooler and breezy, with a mix of sun and clouds during the day. Highs will only warm into the lower 40s.

PUEBLO: Low: 24; High: 45. A cold front moving into Southern Colorado could bring a few overnight flurries to our forecast. Otherwise behind the front, we're looking at a cooler and breezy Thursday.

CANON CITY: Low: 23; High: 45. After a nice and warm New Year's Day, temperatures take a nosedive tomorrow, with highs only warming into the middle 40s.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 13; High: 3. Cold weather is set to return on Thursday. Highs will only warm to near the freezing mark, with gusty northwest winds on the radar as well.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 20s; High: 30s. After such a nice New Year's Day, bundle up for a colder day on Thursday. In addition to the cold, it will be windy again in northern El Paso County.

PLAINS: Low: 20; High: 40s. Lows in the 20s and highs in the 40s across the Plains on Thursday. North winds 10-20 mph, with higher gusts.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 20s; High: 30s/40s. Thursday will be much cooler, with highs only topping out in the 30s and low 40s. A few snow showers will be possible in the morning, especially near the Raton Mesa.

Extended Outlook: Even with more sunshine, Friday will remain pretty chilly across Southern Colorado, with highs only warming into the 30s and 40s. A quick and short-lived warm-up follows on Saturday, with more seasonal temperatures returning late this weekend. Another mountain snow event is expected to develop by Sunday afternoon, with only small chances for light snow east of the mountains from Sunday night into Monday.