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How cold is it going to get in Colorado this weekend?

Relief from the heat has arrived in Colorado with cooler temps and a chance of showers.
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DENVER — Buckle up, Colorado, a temperature roller coaster is underway.

After three days of record-setting temperatures, a September cold front arrived in Colorado on Thursday night.

The high temperature in the Mile High City has been in the 90s every day so far in September.

Relief finally arrives Friday with a mostly cloudy, cooler day with scattered showers and storms and a high around 70 degrees.

Denver could see a temperature swing of 51 degrees between Thursday and Saturday, with a high of 99 degrees on Thursday and a low temperature of 48 degrees Saturday morning.

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Another surge of cold air arrives for Saturday dropping temperatures even further, into the low 60s with clouds, drizzle and showers to go along with the cooler air.

Denver’s high temperature will drop 37 degrees from Thursday's 99-degree high to Saturday's 63-degree high.

Eighty-three degrees is normal this time of year in Denver.

Sunday will be a warmer day in Denver with dry conditions and temperatures in the upper 70s.

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Buckle up, Colorado! A temperature roller coaster is coming! 🔥🧊

Posted by 9NEWS (KUSA) on Thursday, September 8, 2022
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