High temperatures will be close to normal the Las Vegas Valley before skies cloud up and a chance of rain arrives late on the weekend.
The Thursday high should be near 56, just about the same as a 57 reached briefly during the noon hour on Wednesday, says the National Weather Service.
— NWS Las Vegas (@NWSVegas) December 7, 2022
Thursday night will see mostly cloudy conditions with light winds and a Friday morning low near 38 in the central valley.
Friday should be sunny with a high near 57. Saturday is expected to be slightly warmer with a high near 59.
Late afternoon or evening rain on Sunday is about a 60 percent possibility after a high near 58. Rain is also possible on Monday.
Lake Mead up a bit
The surface level of Lake Mead at Hoover Dam was at 1,043.34 feet above sea level at 6 p.m. Thursday. That’s up a few inches from 1,042.97 feet on Dec. 1, but down nearly 3 feet from 1,046.18 feet on Nov. 1.