Denver weather forecast for today, Aug. 4: 87 and a chance of storms

Ducks go for a morning swim in the South Platte River. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Good morning. The high in Denver today is expected to be 87 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. It should be mostly sunny, but there’s a 10 percent chance of thunderstorms later.

This weekend will get stormier as it goes. Saturday is looking like a high of 85 and a 20 percent chance of storms in the afternoon and evening.

On Sunday, the temperature will drop to the 70s and there’s a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.

Andrew Kenney

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