Thunderstorms in the afternoons and evenings could interrupt the warm and sunny days expected this weekend in Denver.
Temperatures on Saturday are expected to hit a high of 85 degrees, but forecasters with the National Weather Service in Boulder predicted a 10% chance of rain and storms between 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Sunday’s weather is expected to be similar. A warm and partly sunny day could give way to a 20% chance of thunderstorms beginning at 1 p.m., according to the weather service.
Denver weather: Mostly sunny skies with a chance of thunderstorms Friday
Recent rain, snow has pulled one small patch of Colorado out of drought conditions
Denver weather: Sunny skies as warmer temps move in for the weekend
Denver weather: Much-needed rain should end in late morning
Denver weather: Sunshine on Tuesday with potential evening showers
For those headed into the mountains, expect similar chances of storms and slightly cooler temperatures. Highs in Frisco and in Estes Park are expected to be in the low 70s throughout the weekend, with chances for afternoon storms.
Towns on Colorado’s eastern border could experience stronger storms Saturday afternoon between 3 and 7 p.m. The storms could bring hail and winds up to 60 mph, according to the weather service.
Isolated showers and storms with warmer temperatures today. #cowx pic.twitter.com/f4We5QkuDf
— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) June 4, 2022