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An up-and-down forecast for the weather this week in Sacramento

The north state’s weather this week
The north state’s weather this week National Weather Service

Summertime temperatures in May are forecast for Tuesday before weather conditions cool in Sacramento.

The National Weather Service expects that the high temperatures on Monday will be 86 degrees, which is 7 degrees above normal for May 8. The real heat this week is predicted to come on Tuesday when the maximum temperature in Sacramento is expected to reach a July-like 91 degrees.

After that, daytime temperatures return to about normal to a little below normal through the weekend. Look for temperatures in the 70s Wednesday through Sunday.

The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south after midnight.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 13 mph.

Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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