The week is expected to be go from very warm to very cold.
High temperatures in the Sacramento region are expected to reach near 80 degrees today. Northern California is under the influence of a strong high pressure system, keeping temperatures about 10 degree above normal.
But, on Thursday, temperatures are forecast to nosedive into the low 60s as a cold weather system from the Gulf of Alaska brings dramatically cooler conditions to Sacramento. It will be even colder on Friday with Sacramento forecast to receive a high of only 56 degrees.
On both days, the National Weather Service forecasts a chance of showers.
The normal daytime high in Sacramento during early November is 69 degrees.
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