Sunny and warm, yet windy for the week ahead in Colorado

moonset Colorado Springs Garden of the Gods Landon Harris
Posted at 5:11 PM, Jan 12, 2020

Tonight's Forecast:
Clear and cold tonight, dropping to the teens for most of the area. Winds begin to pick up in the mountain valleys and Spanish Peaks country as soon as sunrise Monday.

COLORADO SPRINGS: Low: 19; High: 46. Sunny and mild, with wind gusts up to 35 mph.

PUEBLO: Low: 19; High: 52. A quick warm up Monday, with gusty winds in the afternoon up to 30 mph.

CANON CITY: Low: 25; High: 48. Windy tomorrow and mild, with gusts up to 35-40 mph.

WOODLAND PARK: Low: 14; High: 37. Chilly Monday with sunshine. Winds will gust up to 40 mph.

TRI-LAKES: Low: teens; High: 30s. Warming to the upper 30s with sunshine, but gusty winds likely in the 40 mph range.

PLAINS: Low: teens; High: 50s. Lots of sun and warmth, in the mid to upper 50s. Winds will gust 20-30 mph.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: Low: 20s; High: 40s. Sunny and in the mid to upper 40s Monday. Strong winds expected all day, gusting up to 40 mph from AM to PM.

Extended Outlook:
The windiest days next week look to be Tuesday and Wednesday, but each day has potential for a hefty breeze. Overall the weather will be sunny and dry in the Plains, with multiple rounds of snow in the mountains west of the continental divide. Temperatures will be slightly above average all week.