Dry & mild weather on tap through the middle of the week

Pink skies this morning over Pueblo
Posted at 6:25 PM, Dec 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-03 00:32:21-05

Tonight's Forecast: With westerly winds moving down the mountains tonight, overnight temperatures will be warmer than the previous few nights, and pretty far above average for this time of the year. Watch out for some strong breezes this evening in the mountains, with gusts 30-50 mph in the higher elevations.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 32; High: 57. We'll start the day on Tuesday near freezing before warming into the upper 50s. Although cooler than Monday's high of 65°, we'll still be well above the average high of 44°.

PUEBLO: Low: 30; High: 63. Both the low and the high will be more than 10 degrees above average on Tuesday. Skies will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy, with west winds 10-15 mph.

CANON CITY: Low: 34; High: 59. Feeling more like early November than early December for Canon City on Tuesday. Highs will warm to near 60°, with breezy west winds during the day.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 27; High: 45. Below freezing in the mountains in the morning, but not as cold as it could this time of the year. Highs will warm into the middle 40s under partly cloudy skies.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 20s; High: 40s/50s. Dry skies and warmer than average temperatures on Tuesday. Highs will warm into the upper 40s and 50s.

PLAINS: Low: 20s/30s; High: 50s. Dry and mild weather continues on Tuesday, with highs warming into the middle and upper 50s.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 30s; High: 50s. Not as warm as what we saw on Monday, but more great weather returns to the forecast Tuesday. Breezy west/northwest winds for the afternoon.

Extended Outlook: Our dry stretch of weather will continue through Wednesday before our next storm moves into Southern Colorado. Minimal impacts for the lower elevations from Wednesday night into Thursday afternoon, with a rain/snow mix on the Plains. The mountains could see a few inches of snow from this storm. Dry skies return Friday and Saturday, with a colder storm possible as we wrap up the weekend.