Dry, hot stretch of weather ahead

DENVER -- The heat is sticking around with highs in the 90s through the weekend. The hottest day will be Thursday, with a high in Denver close to 100 degrees. The record is 101, set in 2005.

It will be in the mid-90s on Friday and then low 90s on Saturday.

There are small storm chances on Saturday afternoon. Chances for rain will increase on Sunday afternoon.

The best chance for rain arrives on Monday into Tuesday. Wednesday of next week could also see rain.

The moisture will be helpful after a stretch of hot and dry days.

The increase in chances for rain will also bring cooler temperatures, with highs in the 80s.

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