Cooler and unsettled weather for the rest of Memorial Day weekend

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Posted at 6:11 PM, May 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-23 21:31:00-04

Tonight's Forecast: Red Flag Warnings are expected to expire across Southern Colorado at 8 pm. The is when the wind will begin to decrease and humidity values should start rising. Skies will stay pretty cloudy overnight tonight, out ahead of Sunday's storm, which promises rain and thunderstorms by the afternoon.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 48; High: 64. Big changes on Sunday for the Springs. High fire danger will be replaced with rain and thunderstorms, along with much cooler air.

PUEBLO: Low: 58; High: 69. Sunday's weather will be much cooler, with showers and thunderstorms for the afternoon and evening hours. Some could be strong across Pueblo County.

CANON CITY: Low: 51; High: 67. Cooler highs in the forecast for the middle of the holiday weekend, with showers and thunderstorms building for the afternoon and evening hours.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 38; High: 55. Chilly temperatures Sunday, with showers and isolated thunderstorms. Morning hours will be best for getting outside. By the afternoon, it will be unsettled.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 40s; High: 50s/60s. An overnight cold front will drop temperatures significantly on Sunday, with showers and thunderstorms developing after the lunch hour.

PLAINS: Low: 50s; High: 60s/70s. Dry skies early, with showers and thunderstorms for the late afternoon and evening hours. Some storms could turn severe across the eastern Plains.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 40s/50s; High: 60s/70s. After a warm and dry start to the holiday weekend, our weather on Sunday turns wet, cooler and unsettled.

Extended Outlook: Lingering showers will continue into Monday. With colder air sinking into Southern Colorado, it's possible that we could see some snow showers in Woodland Park by Monday morning, with snow levels expected to hover around 8,000 feet. Highs Monday will only warm into the 40s, 50s and very low 60s. Tuesday's weather turns dry and warmer, with generally dry skies expected through the middle of next week.