Denver weather forecast for today, Mar. 6: Colder and windy

Today’s forecast: Partly cloudy throughout the day and breezy in the morning. A low of 30.58 degrees and a high of 51.33. Data: Dark Sky.

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Good morning!

Today’s forecast: A high of 45 in Denver today. We could see sustained winds between 30 and 45 mph. Combined with recent dry weather, that indicates high fire danger. It will be especially windy on the plains.

Meanwhile, the mountains may get heavy snow today.

The city will see warmer temperatures after today, heating up to the 70s by Thursday.

Data: National Weather Service.

The night sky: “The Triangle lies within the Winter Circle. It consists of stars Sirius, Procyon and Betelgeuse. Let the moon help you find it tonight.”