Sunny skies could help boost temperatures to more than 10 degrees above normal in Denver on Thursday, according to forecasters.
The high temperature is expected to be around 89 degrees, which is 12 degrees above the normal of 77 degrees on Sept. 19 in Denver, the National Weather Service said.
Winds could gust up to 21 mph Thursday, the weather service said.
Scattered storms are possible late in the afternoon, mostly over the mountains, the NWS said.
Scattered t-storms this afternoon, mainly over the mountains. Wind gusts to 50 mph & brief moderate rain possible with the storms. #cowx pic.twitter.com/BPWaVohKHD
— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) September 19, 2019
There’s a slight chance of afternoon rain showers on Friday between noon and 3 p.m., forecasters said.
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The high temperature will be around 85 degrees.