The forecast for Tuesday in the Sacramento region is for partly sunny skies and a high in the upper 60s.
The National Weather Service notes that a quick-moving system may bring some showers to the northern Sierra on Tuesday. In Sacramento, cooler temperatures along with breezy conditions are expected.
The high temperatures of the past few weeks have hovered a good ten degrees above normal. However, milder temperatures are forecast through Saturday.
Another weather system will bring the chance of rain on Friday to Sacramento. The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento area:
Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light north northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Light south southwest wind.
Thursday night: A chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Friday night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday night: A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday: A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80.
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