Hotter on Friday with mountain thunderstorms

Florence CO sunrise Carol Gebhart
Posted at 5:15 PM, Jul 16, 2020

Tonight's Forecast:
Showers will continue in the mountains and sparse areas in the plains through the late evening. Friday starts with mild temperatures and some lingering humid air.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 58; High: 91. Humid and mild in the morning, with a hot afternoon Friday. Isolated thunderstorms are possible in the evening.

PUEBLO: Low: 60; High: 98. Friday will be hot with a mostly dry day. An isolated thunderstorm may move off the mountains in the evening.

CANON CITY: Low: 64; High: 95. Very warm on Friday with afternoon clouds and a few thunderstorms in the upper Arkansas river region.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 51; High: 83. Becoming very warm on Friday, thankfully cooling in the afternoon with a few showers and thunderstorms possible.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 50s; High: 80s. Mid to upper 80s on Friday with sunshine. Isolated thunderstorms are possible in the evening.

PLAINS: Low: 60s; High: 90s/100s. HOT Friday with highs in the upper 90s and 100s, with low rain potential.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 50s/60s; High: 90s. Low 90s on Friday with a few showers that might move off the mountains and weaken in the plains.

Extended Outlook:
On Saturday, a hot day with spotty afternoon thunderstorms is likely. On Sunday, we are tracking a cold front that will increase rain and thunderstorm potential, but the timing of this front is still uncertain. Stay tuned and watch News 5 Weekend for the latest forecast.