Cooler 80s this weekend with higher chances for afternoon thunderstorms

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Denver hit a record high of 98 degrees on Thursday.  A cold front on Friday shaves 10-15 degrees off the high temps from Thursday.  Highs will be around 85 degrees Friday.

We'll start with sunshine (maybe even fog) then watch for a 40% chance of afternoon rain and thunderstorms.  The best chance for t-storms occurs between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

This weekend you'll want to focus on the mornings for outdoor activities.  The afternoons look stormy.

The Mountains start dry with a 50% chance of afternoon rain/t-storms.  Highs  will be in the 70s and 80s.

Saturday starts dry across the Front Range with a 40% chance of afternoon t-storms, highs in the low 80s.

Sunday looks even wetter in the afternoon with a 50% chance of rain and t-storms.  Highs in the upper 70s and low 80s.

Drier Monday-Wednesday of next week.  Highs will be in the 80s.

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