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Warm temps, plenty of sunshine to blanket Las Vegas Valley

Updated October 23, 2018 - 10:32 pm

Rainy days are behind us, and temperatures in the Las Vegas Valley are set to rise well above normal for this time of year.

Tuesday kicked off the warming trend, hitting a high of 81 degrees, the National Weather Service said. Wednesday will see a morning low near 58 before the high rises to about 80. Light winds will pick up in the afternoon and should last through Wednesday evening.

Thursday’s morning low also will reach about 61, the weather service said. The high temperature should reach 82 on Thursday and 83 on Friday.

Normal highs for this time of year are typically in the upper 70s, the weather service said. Saturday and Sunday should both see highs near 84.

Temperatures are forecast to fall at the start of next week.

Contact Max Michor at mmichor@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0365. Follow @MaxMichor on Twitter.

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