*A Red Flag Warning is in effect for high fire danger for Western Colorado and Eastern Utah today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. In addition, a wind advisory is in effect for northwestern Colorado from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. for high winds.*
TODAY: Dry and windy conditions return today but our afternoon highs will be 20 degrees cooler than yesterday. This morning we start with temperatures in the 50s and 60s. By this afternoon, our highs will only be in the 60s and 70s with mostly sunny skies. Expect some wind as well this afternoon, with sustained wind speeds of 15 to 20 mph and gusts up to 30 mph.
TONIGHT: Winds will calm down tonight. Overnight our temperatures will drop into the 40s with mostly clear skies.
EXTENDED FOR$ECAST: Cooler temperatures remain in the area for the rest of the week. Temperatures will be in the 60s and 70s by Thursday and we see 70s Friday through Sunday.