Cooler, with calmer wind on Wednesday

Moonlight Colorado mountains
Posted at 6:59 PM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-06 09:39:24-05

Tonight's Forecast:
Windy this evening across Southern Colorado, with the winds expected to weaken significantly through the overnight hours. As for moisture, lingering snow showers will be possible tonight across the mountains. Farther east, wrap-around rain and snow showers will also be possible across the Plains until very early Wednesday as the low moves southeast of Colorado.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 18; High: 45. Wednesday's weather will be bright and sunny across the Pikes Peak Region. Highs will be about 10 degrees cooler than Tuesday, with a lot less wind expected.

PUEBLO: Low: 17; High: 50. Sunny skies and a lot less windy on Wednesday, with seasonal highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s.

CANON CITY: Low: 18; High: 50. Sunshine returns to Fremont County and the Canon City area on Wednesday, with highs much cooler than what we saw on Tuesday.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 9; High: 41. Sunny and cooler on Wednesday, with light northwesterly breezes to 10 mph.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 10s; High: 30s/40s. We'll see abundant sunshine on Wednesday, and although it won't be as windy as Tuesday, gusty north breezes of 10-15 mph will be possible.

PLAINS: Low: 20s; High: 40s/50s. After an active night of weather, Wednesday's forecast will feature decreasing clouds and still some gusty north/northwest winds across the Plains.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 10s/20s; High: 40s. Blue skies and cooler highs on Wednesday with highs warming into the 40s.

MOUNTAINS: Low: 0s/10s; High: 20s/30s. Sunshine will return on Wednesday, but it's the gusty winds that we can't quite get rid of. With cold highs and wind gusts to 35 mph, dangerous wind chills can be expected across the mountains.

Extended Outlook:
Our weather will be dry through the rest of the week, but turning windy by Friday and as our next cold front drops in. Friday's cool down will continue thorough the start of the weekend, with snow showers possible on Saturday. We'll dry out by Sunday with highs moderating once again as we head into next week.