Red flag warnings are in effect Monday, cautioning residents of Colorado Springs about the possibility of blowing dust and dangerous fire conditions, the National Weather Service in Pueblo informed.
The agency informed the agency that the temperatures are expected to reach 76 degrees, with winds gushing around 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph.
The weather agency said that gusty winds, dry conditions, and above-average temperatures are expected to last until 2100 hrs, with gusty wind warnings scheduled until noon.
The agency informed that red flag warnings, wind, and blowing dust are expected to continue throughout the night with a low of 44.
As per the weather service, the red flag warning is expected to return by Tuesday afternoon with severe winds and blowing dust anticipated to stay for the entire week.
The forecast from the NWS (National Weather Service) is as follows:
Tuesday: Sunny weather, with a near 82 degrees high. Breezy, with between 10 to 15 mph winds increasing to 20 to 25 in the morning. Winds could soar as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday: Dappled wind dust post-1300 hrs. The weather is expected to be sunny, near 87 degrees high. Breezy, with wind between 10 to 15 mph growing to 20 to 25 mph in the noontime
Thursday: Patchy wind blowing in the afternoon. The weather is forecasted to be sunny, with a 77-degree high. Windy environment, with 15 to 20 mph speed, rising to 25 to 30 mph in the noon period. The rate of winds could reach as high as 40 mph.
Friday: The weather is anticipated to be sunny with 77-degrees high. The weather is projected to be breezy, with 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.