A dense fog warning advises Denverites to use their low beams and drive slower and more carefully while driving to work and school Friday.
Visibility was down to about 100 yards on Interstate 25 in the northern Denver suburbs early Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder.
“Areas of dense fog can be expected through rush hour, mainly over the northern Denver suburbs north to Longmont, Plattevill and Hudson,” the NWS says.
Areas of dense fog can be expected through rush hour, mainly over the northern Denver suburbs north to Longmont, Platteville and Hudson. Slow down, use low beam headlights, and allow extra room in case you need to stop! #cowx
— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) September 7, 2018
Widespread fog is expected through 9 a.m., meteorologists say. Cloudy skies will gradually give way to sunshine in the afternoon. The high temperature will be around 76 degrees.
On the radar is a streak of sunny days with rising temperatures.
It will be warm this weekend with temperatures rising to 83 degrees on Saturday and 86 on Sunday.
By early next week, it will be toasty, with temperatures reaching the upper 80s and lower 90s through Thursday, according to NWS forecasters.