Record heat likely this Easter Sunday in Colorado

Larry Marr garden of the gods siamese twins
Posted at 6:58 AM, Apr 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-04 09:36:38-04

Today’s Forecast:
A toasty Easter Sunday is in store with temperatures 20-25 degrees above average. There will be a mix of clouds moving in this afternoon and a breezy afternoon is expected as well.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 78; Low: 43. The current record high temperature stands at 77 degrees. High clouds and warm today.

PUEBLO: High: 84; Low: 44. The current record high temperature stands at 81 today. It will be very warm today with a light breeze.

CANON CITY: High: 8``1; Low: 47. Very warm today with a partly cloudy afternoon and a breeze.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 68; Low: 37. Breezy and warm today with high clouds.

TRI-LAKES: High: 70s; Low: 40s. Mid 70s today with a light breeze and afternoon clouds.

PLAINS: High: 80s; Low: 24s. I think we can consider today hot with the mid to upper 80s! There will be clouds and a few virga showers this afternoon.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 70s; Low: 40s. Upper 70s today with afternoon clouds and breezy winds. Fire weather watch for Monday.

MOUNTAINS: High: 60s/70s; Low: 30s/40s. A very mild day with snowmelt expected and breezy winds.

Extended Outlook:
Monday will be a few degrees warmer with gusty winds during the day. Grass fires will be a concern at the beginning of the week. Tuesday starts dry and windy with a cold front arriving in the afternoon which will bring some isolated rain showers to the Pikes Peak region.

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