One last nice day before the cold and snow arrive!

siamese twins garden of the gods Landon Harris
Posted at 5:58 AM, Dec 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-09 08:17:56-05

Today’s Forecast:
Enjoy the last nice day in our long term forecast, cold and snow aren't far away! We're going to see highs in the 60s today with lots of sunshine and fairly light daytime winds. Clouds will increase overnight ahead of a cold front early Thursday morning.

Gusty winds early Thursday morning:

Wind gusts
Forecast wind gusts early Thursday morning 12/10/2020

A strong cold front will pass through the state overnight into early Thursday morning. We could see wind gusts along and east of I-25 blow between 20 to 40 mph at times, but not for very long. The winds will likely relax with gusts between 10-20 mph around lunchtime lasting through the afternoon.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 61; Low: 32. Sunny, light winds, and mild today.

PUEBLO: High: 64; Low: 24. Sunny skies with a light breeze and warm daytime temperatures.

CANON CITY: High: 64; Low: 38. Very pleasant afternoon temperatures with sunny skies and light winds.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 55; Low: 30. Sunny and a bit breezy today with crisp temperatures.

TRI-LAKES: High: 50s; Low: 20s. Sunny and cool today with light winds.

PLAINS: High: 60s; Low: 20s. Sunny and beautiful with warm daytime temperatures and a light breeze.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 60s; Low: 30s. Sunny and breezy today with mild temperatures.

MOUNTAINS: High: 50s; Low: 20s. Clouds move over the mountains this afternoon and we'll stay chilly but dry today and tonight.

Extended Outlook:
Thursday is going to be cold from our morning cold front with highs only warming to the 40s in the afternoon. We'll see snow arrive Thursday night and fall in waves through Saturday night. Snow totals look heaviest over the Sangre De Cristo and Wet mountains, but there could be a few inches along I-25, mainly in the Pikes Peak Region and Raton Mesa.