Multiple rounds of rain possible tonight into the weekend


Showers will move through the area this morning but that will be "fairly short lived", said Tim Morrin, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service.

Rain and thunderstorms are expected to begin early Thursday evening along the Front Range, according to forecasters.

Temps: High of 83 degrees and low of 68. Highs in the lower 50s. North, northwest wind 14 to 21 miles per hour with gusts as high as 29 miles per hour.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Lows in the lower 30s.

Those showers will linger until midmorning Friday but scattered showers will remain throughout the day with highs near 67. There may not be much sun on Saturday, but it looks dry with highs in the 50s to near 60. The high will be near 58, with an east northeast wind of 6 to 13 miles per hour.

Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. However, nothing too long-lasting, with indications of modest rain amounts between one-tenth to one-quarter of an inch. The current long-range forecast sees rain or showers through Wednesday of next week. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

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Friday will be partly cloudy with temperatures around 61 degrees.

Tomorrow: Mostly sunny with chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

Thursday, April 20 - Sunny, with a high near 80.

The chance for rain increases to 70 percent on Friday. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.