Heat and isolated thunderstorms on Sunday

Nick Reed Fountain CO
Posted at 6:53 AM, Jun 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-13 10:04:49-04

Today’s Forecast:
Sunny and about 10 degrees above average today, give or take a couple of degrees. There is enough moisture and energy in the atmosphere to spark a couple of thunderstorms along I-25 today. The storms that form will be isolated and strong at first, then quickly lose strength late this afternoon.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 89; Low: 58. Low clouds and fog clear by mid-day and then thunderstorms are possible by 2 pm.

PUEBLO: High: 94; Low: 62. Hot and sunny today and likely dry.

CANON CITY: High: 94; Low: 63. Hot and sunny with a breeze today.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 82; Low: 54. Warm today with sunshine and a few afternoon clouds.

TRI-LAKES: High: 80s; Low: 50s. Mid-80s today with morning fog clearing by late morning. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

PLAINS: High: 90s; Low: 60s. Hot today and dry for most with just a few isolated storms closer to the I-25 corridor.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 90s; Low: 50s. Low 90s today with sunshine.

MOUNTAINS: High: 80s; Low: 40s/50s. Very warm and dry today. Some areas along the Arkansas River, like Salida, may reach 90 today.

Extended Outlook:
Next week is going to be HOT and dry. Multiple days may break record highs, from Tuesday through Thursday. Slightly cooler Friday and next weekend with thunderstorm chances returning.

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