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Summer-like temperatures again for Friday in Sacramento

Warm weekend ahead in the Sacramento Valley.
Warm weekend ahead in the Sacramento Valley. National Weather Service

The spring that seems like summer continues after Sacramento had its first 90-degree day of the year on Thursday.

The high Thursday in Sacramento reached 92 degrees. Today is expected to be that warm or slightly warmer. The warming trend has resulted in some above normal Friday morning temperatures. The normal high for May Day is about 77 degrees.

A slight bump in daytime high temperature will probably make Friday the warmest day of the week in Sacramento, according to the National Weather Service. Daytime highs are expected to run about 15 degrees above normal, and records may fall, especially in the northern Sacramento Valley.

The weekend looks more tolerable with afternoon highs in the mid-to-high 80s in Sacramento.

The detailed, seven-day outlook for the Sacramento region from the NWS:

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 92. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 54. West southwest wind around 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 7 mph.

Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

Wednesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.

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