Look for close to a 20-degree drop in temperatures between today and Thursday.
High pressure is expected to produce maximum temperatures in the low 90s today in the Sacramento region. Breezy and warm weather will be the order of the day until conditions begin to change on Tuesday with an upper level low moving into the Pacific Northwest.
The changing conditions will moderate temperatures, dropping them below the normal of 82 degrees for mid-May. By Thursday, the high in the Sacramento region is only predicted to be reach the low-70s.
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