Denver ties record high of 93 degrees; more heat on the way

DENVER -- It reached 93 degrees on Monday in Denver, tying the record high that was most recently set in 1998.

Continued sizzling September temperatures are expected throughout the week and another record is likely Tuesday.

The seasonal high in Denver is in the low 80s.

Highs each afternoon through Friday will be about 10 to 15 degrees above normal. Expect afternoon readings to reach the low 90s.

And the highs could reach record levels. The record highs for Denver for the next three days are 92, 94 and 96 degrees.

The Tuesday record of 92 degrees set in 1951 is another record that could be reached or broken.

Temperatures will slowly dip out of the 90s and back into the 80s by the weekend and early next week.

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