Drier skies and warmer temperatures on Wednesday

June 9th morning snow in Florissant
Posted at 6:52 PM, Jun 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-09 20:52:41-04

Tonight's Forecast:
The winds will weaken this evening across Southern Colorado as today's storm continues to pull away from our area. Lows will be quite cold tonight for mid-June standards, with the San Luis Valley under a Hard Freeze Warning from 2-8 am Wednesday.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 39; High: 74. You'll want to grab your jacket as you head out the door. After 30s in the morning, sunshine and 70s will make for a great afternoon, especially after Tuesday's cooler and unsettled weather.

PUEBLO: Low: 43; High: 81. A dry and cold airmass left behind after Tuesday's storm will lead to chilly morning lows on Wednesday. Highs will be nice and pleasant, topping out in the lower 80s.

CANON CITY: Low: 44; High: 78. A little chilly in the morning, but with a hefty amount of sunshine in the forecast, highs will recover nicely into the 70s.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 33; High: 65. Near freezing morning temperatures will give way to a nice and mild afternoon across Teller County, with 60s for daytime highs.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 30s; High: 60s/70s. Sunny skies, light winds and warmer daytime highs on tap for our Wednesday over northern El Paso County. Near freezing morning temperatures could lead to areas of frost, so take precautions to protect tender plants and vegetation.

PLAINS: Low: 40s; High: 70s/80s. A much quieter and calmer day for the Plains on Wednesday, with less wind and warmer temperatures in the forecast.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 40s; High: 70s/80s. After days of wind and unsettled weather, a beautiful and dry day is expected on Wednesday across Las Animas and Huerfano counties.

Extended Outlook:
A ridge of high pressure will re-establish itself over Southern Colorado late this week. The result will be a nice and pleasant forecast, with warming temperatures through the end of the week. Highs will be above average by Friday, with the heat building further through the upcoming weekend.