Denver weather forecast for today, Aug. 5: Typical summer day

It’s another typical summer day in Denver.

Tubing at South Platte Park. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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It’s another typical summer day in Denver.

It’ll be mostly sunny with a high near 85 and a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, according to the National Weather Service.

The chance of rain and storms increases to 20 percent into the night, when the low will be around 60.

Get out and enjoy the weather today, because right now there’s a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms on Sunday, and the temperatures will be about 10 degrees cooler.

Ashley Dean

Author: Ashley Dean

Ashley Dean covers dining and nightlife, and other odds and ends. She previously covered music and did some copy editing for the Denver Post, the Colorado Daily and the Daily Camera. She's from New York, likes her bourbon straight and has strong opinions about Kanye West. She can be reached at adean@denverite.com, 303-502-2804 or @AshleyDean.