A high of 82 degrees is expected in the Denver metro area on Friday, according to the National Weather Service.
Temperatures are expected to drop to an overnight low of 59.
The weather service said in a tweet that storms are currently developing in Eastern Colorado and will likely move through the state as the day goes on. There’s a 30% chance of thunderstorms after 2 p.m. for Friday
An area of thunderstorms will move from the northern mountains across the Front Range cities between 7 PM and 9 PM. Expect brief moderate to heavy rain, wind gusts to 45 mph, and lightning with these storms.#cowx pic.twitter.com/EOYBscL1Om
— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) July 1, 2022
Saturday’s forecast calls for a high of 88 degrees, with wind gusts as high as 16 mph. Saturday has about a 40% for thunderstorms after noon.
The National Weather Service says that precipitation is likely to carry through the weekend and into Monday, with a 50% for thunderstorms after noon on Sunday and 30% on Monday.