Windy conditions on Sunday will heighten fire danger in Colorado

Hayden Creek Steve Shugart
Posted at 6:57 AM, Oct 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-11 10:36:04-04

Today’s Forecast:
RED FLAG WARNING in effect from 10 am to 9 pm for the entire region. Humidity will drop below 10% and winds will gust up to 50 mph.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 78; Low: 35. Warm and windy Sunday with gusts 40-50 mph.

PUEBLO: High: 83; Low: 36. Very warm on Sunday with strong winds gusting up to 45 mph.

CANON CITY: High: 80; Low: 37. A bit cooler Sunday with strong winds all day gusting 40-50 mph.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 68; Low: 31. A cooler day with strong wind gusts 45-50 mph.

TRI-LAKES: High: 70s; Low: 30s. Highs in the low 70s, with strong winds Sunday.

PLAINS: High: 80s; Low: 30s. Upper 80s today with wind gusts 30-40 mph.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 70s; Low: 30s. Low 80s today with winds gusting up to 45 mph.

Extended Outlook:
Next week will start about 5 degrees cooler than Sunday's highs with breezy winds Monday. Temperatures rise through the first half of the week, peaking Wednesday. A cold front will move through Wednesday night bringing a breezy and cooler end to the week.

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