Early Friday winds expected to diminish

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.com
January 10, 2014 Updated: January 10, 2014 at 1:40 pm
0
photo - Junior Paige Forbes, left, sophomore Amy Fink, senior Madison Dewey and freshman Maya Gilliam battle the wind Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, as they cross Tejon Street while walking back to Palmer High School after lunch.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Junior Paige Forbes, left, sophomore Amy Fink, senior Madison Dewey and freshman Maya Gilliam battle the wind Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, as they cross Tejon Street while walking back to Palmer High School after lunch. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock) 

High winds swirled around the Colorado Springs area Friday morning, but the gusts are expected to taper off by the afternoon according to the National Weather Service.

The winds reached close to 40 mph early Friday as forecasters predicted mostly sunny skies and a high of 39 for the city.

A slight warming trend is expected for the weekend with sun predicted and highs in the mid 50s for Saturday and near 50 on Sunday. Winds are expected to remain calm for Saturday with strong gusts of about 35 mph returning on Sunday.

Early Friday winds expected to diminish

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.com
Updated: January 10, 2014 at 1:40 pm

High winds swirled around the Colorado Springs area Friday morning, but the gusts are expected to taper off by the afternoon according to the National Weather Service. The winds reached close to 40 mph early Friday as forecasters predicted mostly sunny skies and a high of 39 for the city. A...

You've reached your 4 FREE premium stories for this 30 day period*

Already have an account? Login

*A 30 day rolling period starts the day you first visit the site.