Bright skies and cooler temperatures on Sunday

Near Cripple Creek
Posted at 6:05 PM, Oct 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-05 20:05:40-04

Tonight’s Forecast: A dry cold front will drop into Southern Colorado tonight. No rain is expected, with just a few high cirrus clouds in the forecast. The bigger story will be near freezing temperatures in parts of Teller and El Paso counties for early Sunday morning. Best to bundle up early for your brunch and/or church plans.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low - 36; High - 60. A cold morning under mostly sunny skies for the Springs. A bright and cooler afternoon follows for the final day of the weekend.

PUEBLO: Low - 35; High - 67. Near freezing temperatures around sunrise in Pueblo. Mostly sunny skies for the afternoon, with breezy to gusty north/northeast winds.

CANON CITY: Low - 40; High - 66. You'll want to take advantage of Sunday's great weather. A cool, crisp morning will turn bright and mild for the afternoon.

WOODLAND PARK: Low - 30; High - 55. Grab a jacket in the morning as you head out for the day. Areas of frost will be possible during the morning hours because of the cold.

TRI-LAKES: Low - 30s; High - 50s. An early morning cold front will bring us a breezy, but chilly day on Sunday. Highs will only warm into the 50s.

PLAINS: Low - 30s; High - 60s. A chilly start to the day will give way to mid to upper 60s for daytime highs. Gusty north/northwest winds will impact the Plains through late afternoon.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low - 30s; High - 50s/60s. After a cold start to the morning, temperatures will warm into the upper 50s and 60s under mostly sunny skies.

Extended Outlook: Areas of frost will be likely Monday morning as many spots will see the first sub-freezing temperatures of the season. Daytime highs will moderate through the middle of the week, with dry skies and breezy to gusty conditions each day. A big pattern change late next week is expected to produce the first hard freeze of the season, coldest Wednesday and Thursday nights. In addition to the cold, we could see a little mix of wintry weather late Wednesday night into Thursday morning.