Weather in the Sacramento region this Saturday is forecast to favor a variety of early Independence Day celebrations before possibly hitting triple-digit highs in the late afternoon.
The Delta breeze is expected to keep the Sacramento area on the cool side this morning before temperatures increase to the upper 90s between noon and 1 p.m., according to National Weather Service forecasters.
Morning weather is predicted to remain in the upper 70s around 10 a.m. when most Independence Day parades and early outdoor activities take place, according to the NWS.
A hike in temperature is expected to hit around 4 to 6 p.m., when highs are forecast to be at their hottest for the day in the 92 to 105 degree range, according to the NWS.
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For the evening fireworks shows, Sacramento is expected to have temperatures in the 75 to 95 degree range around 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Here’s the seven-day forecast for Sacramento:
Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 95. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.