Sunshine returns Sunday with scattered showers for some

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Posted at 7:42 AM, Aug 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-21 09:57:37-04

Today’s Forecast:
Today will be partly cloudy across southern Colorado with high temperatures about 5-10 degrees below average. Mountain thunderstorms are expected today, with the best chance of showers west of I-25. A few isolated storms will make it to I-25, like in Colorado Springs and the Tri-Lakes, and perhaps a few into Pueblo County.

Colorado Springs forecast: High: 74; Low: 54. A mild day with a chance of an evening thunderstorm.

Pueblo forecast: High: 80; Low: 58. Mostly sunny today with a low chance of seeing a thunderstorm this evening.

Canon City forecast: High: 76; Low: 56. A mild and partly cloudy day with thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening.

Woodland Park forecast: High: 62; Low: 45. A cool day with showers and thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening.

Tri-Lakes forecast: High: 70; Low: 50. A mild day with partly cloudy conditions and a chance of an evening thunderstorm.

Plains forecast: High: 80s; Low: 50s. Low to mid-80s with sunshine today and likely staying dry today.

Walsenburg and Trinidad forecast: High: 74/73; Low: 53/52. A comfortable, mild day with a slight chance of a brief evening thunderstorm.

Mountains forecast: High: 60s/70s; Low: 40s. Low 60s to low 70s in mountain valleys with scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms.

Extended outlook forecast:
On Monday, temperatures will begin to warm up with high a few degrees warmer than today. Mountains showers with a couple I-25 storms are possible Monday. Conditions gradually dry out with low storm chances through mid-week, before the next surge of moisture and rain into southern Colorado on Friday. Temperatures this week will be near seasonable average.

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