Breezy and warmer on Wednesday, with more mountain snow

Window Rock near Cripple Creek
Posted at 6:41 PM, Jan 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-22 00:34:37-05

Tonight's Forecast: We'll see mostly cloudy skies tonight, with snow showers continuing over the mountains, and a few rain showers over the southeast Plains. Otherwise, it will be a dry and quiet night. Higher elevation wind gusts to 35 mph will continue through midnight, with not much wind for the I-25 corridor.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 28; High: 51. After a gloomy Tuesday, we should see partially sunny skies on Wednesday. Much warmer temperatures return to the forecast, along with breezy north winds.

PUEBLO: Low: 26; High: 56. Wednesday's temperatures will rebound back into the 50s under partly sunny skies. Breezy northwest winds during the afternoon 10-20 mph.

CANON CITY: Low: 30; High: 56. Decreasing clouds, with increasing wind and warmer temperatures on Wednesday. Highs will warm into the middle 50s.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 21; High: 44. Breezy and more mild on Wednesday for the Teller County high country. Other than a slight chance of snow for the mountains, dry skies are expected.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 20s; High: 40s. Not completely sunny on Wednesday, but at least a mix of sun and clouds after such a gloomy Tuesday. Highs will warm into the 40s, with stronger afternoon breezes on tap.

PLAINS: Low: 20s; High: 50s. Partly to mostly cloudy skies and warmer temperatures return on Wednesday. Wind will be stronger throughout the day, with gusts to 30 mph.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 20s/30s; High: 40s/50s. Wednesday will be a partly cloudy, breezy and mild day. Wind gusts to 30 mph for the afternoon hours.

Extended Outlook: After Wednesday's warm-up, temperatures will drop around 10 degrees across the region on Thursday behind a cold front. High pressure returns on Friday, with a healthy warming trend for the upcoming weekend. Sunday will be the warmest day of the weekend, with highs soaring into the 50s and very low 60s.