Windy Saturday ahead in southern Colorado

Daniel Forster full moon Colorado Springs
Posted at 7:26 AM, Feb 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-27 10:22:26-05

Today’s Forecast:
This afternoon will be mostly sunny with strong winds. Winds across the region will gust between 35-55 mph, with the strongest winds south of HWY 50. This is also where humidity will drop very low in the plains. A RED FLAG WARNING is in effect from 11 am to 5 pm.

COLORADO SPRINGS: High: 45; Low: 15. Gusty winds and mild temperatures.

PUEBLO: High: 53; Low: 19. Mild temperatures today with strong afternoon winds.

CANON CITY: High: 51; Low: 19. Gusty winds today with mild temperatures.

WOODLAND PARK: High: 37; Low: 7. Chilly and windy today with a few flurries possible.

TRI-LAKES: High: 30s; Low: single digits. Upper 30s today with strong wind gusts.

PLAINS: High: 50s/60s; Low: 20s. Warm today from the mid-50s to low-60s with very strong winds and fire danger.

WALSENBURG/TRINIDAD: High: 50s; Low: teens. Low 50s with very strong winds today.

MOUNTAINS: High: 30s; Low: single digits. Cool and windy today with periodic light snow showers through Sunday morning.

Extended Outlook:
A cold front will arrive and bring temperatures down for Sunday, with highs in the 30s. Temperatures climb to the 50s and 60s early next week.

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