The forecast weekend temperatures are “quite a bit above average for this time of year,” said Alex Boothe, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
Depending on where you’re going this holiday weekend, the temperature could even be “a little bit above normal,” according to the National Weather Service.
The Las Vegas Valley may see its first rainfall of the year this week.
“For the most part, we’re looking at temperatures slightly below normal pretty much through Monday,” said John Salmen, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
It’s going to be a pleasant week for weather, according to the National Weather Service, as CES 2020 comes to Las Vegas.
Saturday’s high temperature is forecast at 60 degrees, while Sunday’s high will likely reach 61. Next weekend could bring cooler temperatures – dropping five to 10 degrees.
But 2020 is expected to start much differently than 2019 did, with three months of below-average precipitation and above-average temperatures.
Snowfall could impact travel on I-15 between Las Vegas and Southern California from late Sunday through Tuesday morning.
The scenic drive and visitors center at Red Rock Canyon won’t open until 9 a.m. Friday, officials said.
An overnight closure of the major interstate linking Southern California and the Las Vegas area reopened early Friday.