High fire danger returns Friday in southern Colorado

canon city arkansas river Carol Gebhart
Posted at 5:25 PM, May 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-21 21:49:39-04

Tonight's Forecast:
Humidity will increase overnight, with a few isolated thunderstorms still possible in the plains. Friday will be sunny, warm and dry.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 45; High: 79. Very warm and beautiful day. The sky will be mostly sunny and dry.

PUEBLO: Low: 46; High: 86. Dry and very warm Friday with low humidity.

CANON CITY: Low: 47; High: 84. Warm and sunny Friday with low humidity.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 38; High: 72. Friday will be a gorgeous day with warm temperatures and just a few clouds.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 30s; High: 70s. Upper 30s tonight and low 70s tomorrow, with plenty of sunshine.

PLAINS: Low: 50s; High: 80s. Very warm tomorrow and likely to stay dry. The far southern Plains will see high fire danger.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 40s; High: 80s. Red Flag Warning Friday with very low humidity and gusty winds.

Extended Outlook:
On Saturday, fire danger continues and expands even further north, encompassing most of southern Colorado. The weather pattern shifts on Sunday and Monday, with cooler temperatures and a better chance of rain.