Sunshine and westerly winds pushed temperatures into the lower 80s Wednesday afternoon -- in fact, the 82 degrees recorded at Denver International Airport is officially a record high!

Windy conditions overnight into Thursday will keep temperatures mild through the morning commute.

A cold front moving in after the morning commute Thursday will bring cooler air and light snow for Thursday afternoon and evening.

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The snow will wrap up before midnight Thursday.

Snow forecast for most of Metro Denver is for up to 1". In the western and southern suburbs 1 to 3" is expected (mainly on the grass).

For the Front Range mountains and foothills above 7,000 feet, a total of 3 to 7" is forecast by late Thursday night.

Temperatures will be in the low 20s early Friday morning.