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Another warm and nice day before a pattern change this weekend

Gold in the Maroon Bells
Posted at 9:27 PM, Sep 27, 2023

Tonight's Forecast:
Clear skies and dry air allow lows to fall substantially again tonight, leading to a chilly morning commute - pack the jacket/sweater. By afternoon, we're back to warm and dry conditions.

Colorado Springs forecast: Low: 50; High: 85 ;
More sunshine tomorrow on tap as winds increase slightly. Cool and seasonable in the morning with lows a few degrees above average. A few PM clouds are likely but no rain expected.

Pueblo forecast: Low: 50; High: 92;
Hot, dry, and sunny. Another sultry day before we turn the tide and turn unsettled heading into the weekend. Modest breezes as well - you'll notice the breeze tomorrow afternoon.

Canon City forecast: Low: 53; High: 89;
Toasty, with plenty of sun. Some afternoon short puffy clouds, very dry!

Woodland Park forecast: Low: 43; High: 77;
Brisk in the morning and room temperature during the afternoon with a blend of sun and pleasant "fun to watch" clouds.

Tri-Lakes forecast: Low: 45; High: 79;
Mainly sunny all day, some light AM smoke is possible which will clear out by late morning. Comfortable during the afternoon, good for foliage peeping!

Plains forecast: Low: 50s; High: 90s;
Hot. Hot, hot. But dry! Plenty of sun, with a modest southerly breeze developing during the afternoon. Clouds move in late.

Walsenburg and Trinidad forecast: Low: 52; High: 85/87;
AM Sun, PM Clouds, with a southerly breeze and warm highs.

Mountains forecast: Low: 30s; High: 60s/70s;
Clear, and very chilly tonight! If headed on a hike tomorrow, as is typical at this time of year, wear layers. I'd suggest a puffer jacket: they're very light but also very warm - easy to store and pack when not being used.

Extended outlook forecast:
A pattern change begins tomorrow and continues through the weekend. High pressure moves east as a strong upper level low approaches. Winds shift SW on Friday and that pattern continues through the weekend. This will lead to a fire risk for
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