BOULDER, CO — Before the town’s cutest witches and goblins take to Boulder streets seeking Halloween’s sweetest bounty, it is a good suggestion for fogeys to take a look at what Mother Nature has in retailer for our group’s annual trick-or-treating festivities.
Trick-or-treating in Boulder is deliberate for the night of Sunday, Oct. 31. Considering the occasion is simply days away, you would possibly wish to plan forward and produce further umbrellas and jackets in your neighborhood trek.
As you head out on Sunday night, count on clouds and chilly temperatures. AccuWeather predicts that temperatures will dip to 31 levels within the night, down from a excessive of 48 levels.
Though you could luck out and never want these umbrellas and jackets, it is best to convey them simply in case — the possibility of precipitation is at present 56 p.c, and rain could combine with — or change to — snow, AccuWeather is predicting.
Though Halloween is predicted to be chilly, the times main as much as the vacation can be considerably hotter. Temperatures from Thursday to Saturday will attain the mid- to high-60s in Boulder.
Colorado well being officers are urging warning when gathering with family and friends.
Dr. Eric France, the chief medical officer for the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment, requested Coloradans to contemplate sporting a masks even when they’re absolutely vaccinated and to attempt to have gatherings outside relatively than indoors.
“Halloween is a enjoyable custom for Colorado households and being conscious and exercising precautions will assist hold Coloradans protected,” France stated in a information launch. “Thanks to the COVID-19 vaccines, many Coloradans at the moment are protected against the virus, however COVID-19 remains to be spreading in Colorado.”