Warm temperatures for the start of fall this weekend

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DENVER -- We'll start with some fog Friday morning before lots of sunshine through lunch and the evening rush hour.  Highs will be around 75.

The mountains also look sunny with highs between 55 and 65 degrees.

This weekend will be warmer, with temperatures in the low- to mid-80s Saturday and Sunday. Conditions will be sunny and dry.

The fall equinox occurs Saturday evening at 7:54 p.m.

A cold front rolls across Colorado Monday and Tuesday, dropping highs into the 60s. There will be a 30-percent chance of rain showers.

The mountains cool down as well, with temperatures dipping into the 40s and 50s.  We could see a quick dusting of snow on the very highest peaks.

Metro Denver will be much cooler than we have been so far in September next week, with temperatures staying in the 60s and 70s.

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We're tracking weather today on FOX31 Denver and Channel 2 News - and when conditions are bad we send out the Weather Beast.

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