DENVER -- Tonight will be cooler with scattered showers and a few thunderstorms in Denver. Highs reached the mid 80s in metro Denver for Thursday afternoon. Friday will also stay in the lower 80s with scattered thunderstorms.
Warmer weather will return for the weekend with lower rain chances. By Sunday and Monday, highs will be back into the mid-90s in the Denver area and across the eastern plains. The heat will continue through most of next week.
So far in 2021, Denver has reached 90 degrees or hotter 52 times, 95 degrees or hotter 26 days, and 100 degrees or hotter five times.
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