Seasonable warmth on Wednesday, and a lot less windy

Dog days at Garden of the Gods
Posted at 6:37 PM, Apr 28, 2020

Tonight's Forecast: Due to this evening's windy, dry and warm weather, Red Flag Warnings cover a large portion of the News 5 viewing area. These warnings should be allowed to expire by 8 pm. Overnight conditions will be calmer and chilly, with lows dropping down to the 30s and 40s.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 39; High: 71. Sunshine and 70s, with temperatures slightly cooler than what we saw on Tuesday.

PUEBLO: Low: 40; High: 78. Wednesday will be a beautiful day! Less windy, with highs down about 5 to 7 degrees.

CANON CITY: Low: 42; High: 77. Although a little warmer than average, it'll be tough to complain about sunny skies and 70s.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 34; High: 66. Wednesday's weather will be bright and mild, then it turns much warmer by Thursday.

TRI-LAKES: Low: 30s; High: 60s. Wednesday's forecast will be bright, mild and dry, and not as windy.

PLAINS: Low: 30s/40s; High: 70s. Sunny, warm and breezy on the Plains on Wednesday. Afternoon highs will top out in the 70s.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 30s; High: 70s. More nice weather ahead on Wednesday, with warm highs and dry skies.

Extended Outlook: After Wednesday's delightfully nice day, a large and warm ridge of high pressure will bring a taste of some serious heat to Southern Colorado. Near record highs will be possible on both Thursday and Friday, with some areas seeing their first 90 degree day(s) of 2020. Cooler weather returns by the weekend, with rain chances increasing as moisture returns to the state.