Sunny and warm weather conditions are expected through the weekend before much cooler temperatures and a chance of rain enter the forecast early next week.
A slight chance of rain is forecast for Tuesday in Sacramento.
High pressure is expected to keep temperatures in Sacramento in the 80s through Columbus Day before a Pacific frontal system pushes inland, according to the National Weather Service.
Smoke from the wildland fire burning in mountainous Placer County could drift into the Sacramento Valley after midnight, according to the NWS.
Temperature readings Thursday are expected to be 5 to 10 degrees cooler than on Wednesday, but still above normal. The high in Sacramento is expected to be 86 degrees.
The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region: