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Sacramento heats up for a couple of days before breeze returns

It’s warming up Thursday
It’s warming up Thursday National Weather Service

Hot weather returns for two days in the Sacramento region.

The maximum temperatures on Thursday and Friday are expected to be in the mid-90s. The Delta breeze is a nonfactor.

As temperatures heat up on Thursday, look for readings in the 90s throughout the Central Valley, according to the National Weather Service. Relief is on the way because Friday night the Delta breeze is forecast to return, according to the NWS.

More seasonable temperatures are predicted for the weekend. On Sunday, the high temperature is predicted to only reach 89 degrees in Sacramento.

The skies should be mostly clear for viewing the total lunar eclipse of a so-called supermoon on Sunday night.

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

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west-northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday night: Clear, with a low around 61. West-northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West-southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 93. South wind around 6 mph.

Saturday night: Clear, with a low around 62.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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