After five straight days in the 80s, a slight cooling trend arrives on a breeze Tuesday.
Starting Thursday, the high temperatures were: 84, 85, 84, 86, 84. That all changes Tuesday as a light northwest wind ushers in a high of just 75 degrees in the Sacramento region.
Most of Northern California is likely to feel cooler weather, generally 10-15 degrees below what the north state experienced over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
Looking ahead, temperatures should remain for a couple of days in the mid-70s, which is a little above normal. The average high for early April is around 70 degrees in Sacramento.
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The detailed, seven-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday night: Clear, with a low around 46. North-northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North-northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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