Wednesday morning chill gives way to a gorgeous afternoon

Sange de Cristo mountain range
Posted at 7:47 AM, Nov 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-25 09:47:02-05

Today’s Forecast:
A very cold start to the day across Southern Colorado, with some areas even seeing single digits. This afternoon will be bright and beautiful, with light winds and seasonable temperatures. Lows tonight will be below freezing, but not as cold as last night.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 49; Low: 27. If you're hitting the road for Thanksgiving today, it will be gorgeous with sunshine and upper 40s this afternoon in the Pikes Peak Region.

PUEBLO: High: 53; Low: 24. Sunny skies and a pleasant day in store for our Wednesday. Highs will be slightly above average this afternoon before cooling slightly on Thanksgiving.

CANON CITY: High: 53; Low: 29. Blue skies and light winds, with seasonably mild temperatures this afternoon. Lows tonight will drop back down to the upper 20s.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 46; Low: 20. Gorgeous weather for late November today across Teller County. Tonight will be cold as lows drop back down the lower 20s.

TRI-LAKES: High: 40s; Low: 20s. Today's forecast will bring sunny skies, light winds and near seasonal temperatures. Lows tonight will cool down to the lower 20s.

PLAINS: High: 50s; Low: 20s. Text. With sunshine, light wind and mild highs, we're expected a gorgeous day today across the southeastern Plains of Colorado.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 50s; Low: 20s. After yesterday's snowy and windy afternoon, today's weather will be quite the contrast, with sunny skies and mild highs.

MOUNTAINS: High: 20s/30s; Low: 10s. Dry in the mountains today, with highs warming into the 20s and 30s. Lows tonight will cool down to the 10s, with increasing clouds heading into Thursday.

Extended Outlook:
Thanksgiving will start out sunny and cold. A weak disturbance coming out of the Northern Rockies will spread some light snow into the central mountains by late afternoon and evening, but that moisture is not expected to reach Southern Colorado on Thursday. Some light snow flurries will be possible overnight Thursday into Friday morning across the Pikes Peak Region, but it's not likely to accumulate. Highs Friday will be colder, with a mixed bag of temperatures ahead this weekend.