Mid-week cooling will offer some relief from the sizzling heat

Lake Pueblo sunset
Posted at 5:58 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-30 00:47:17-04

Tonight's Forecast:
High fire danger and Red Flag Warnings will continue across much of Southern Colorado through 8 pm. The strongest winds will occur through our gap flow regions around Canon City and Walsenburg, with gusts to 40 mph. The overnight hours will bring a cold front into Southern Colorado, with decreasing clouds by Tuesday morning.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 58; High: 83. Breezy and cooler on Tuesday, with highs down some 8-12 degrees from what we saw Monday.

PUEBLO: Low: 60; High: 90. An overnight cold front will bring us a bright, breezy and cooler day on Tuesday. Highs will be much closer to seasonal averages for the final day of June.

CANON CITY: Low: 61; High: 88. Sunshine and upper 80s on Tuesday, with strong westerly breezes at times across Fremont County.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 50; High: 76. Highs will be a little cooler on Tuesday thanks to an overnight cold front that slides through Southern Colorado. Rain is not likely across Teller County, but it will be breezy at times.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 50s; High: 70s. Dry skies on Tuesday, though it will be cooler and still gusty thanks to an overnight cold front. Rain is not likely on Tuesday, the final day of June.

PLAINS: Low: 60s; High: 90s. The triple digits are least for a few days. Highs will be about 8-12 degrees cooler across the Plains on Tuesday.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 60s; High: 80s. An overnight cold front will bring us a cooler end to June. No rain in our Tuesday forecast, but it will be windy at times.

Extended Outlook:
Seasonably warm temperatures will continue through Wednesday, with little change expected from Tuesday. High pressure will warm things up on Thursday while keeping rain from entering Southern Colorado. Storm chances are expected to return Friday, with the potential for afternoon and evening thunderstorms right on through the holiday weekend. It's a little early to pinpoint locations, but areas of heavy rain will be possible this weekend in some parts of the News 5 viewing area.