DENVER -- It reached 98 degrees on Sunday afternoon in Denver, 5 degrees short of the record high for the date.
Scattered storms will move across the Front Range on Sunday afternoon and evening, allowing temperatures to cool off a few degrees.
Storms could contain lightning, gusty winds, and a brief downpour.
Monday is going to be a few degrees cooler than this weekend with afternoon high temperatures reaching the mid-90s in Denver.
Sunny and dry conditions will be the trend statewide with the exception of a few afternoon storms in southwest Colorado.
The heat is here to stay on Tuesday with a high temperature of 96 degrees in Denver with dry conditions.
The rest of the week will stay in the 90s with slight chances for storms each afternoon.
A better chances for rain and cooler temperatures will move in next weekend.
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