Today is expected to be in the 90s in Sacramento, but the weekend looks like fall.
Today could be the hottest day of the week. The warm temperatures arrive ahead of a weak weather system.
The National Weather Service forecasts a 40 percent chance of light rain on Saturday in the Sacramento region. The daytime high on Saturday is only expected to reach the mid-70s in the Sacramento.
On Sunday, the first day of fall, the skies are expected to be mostly sunny and temperatures are forecast to warm into the 80s as the unsettled weather leaves the area.
The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:
Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 7 to 14 mph.
Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.
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