Central Oregon will likely spend a few days in the sun early this week before spring showers move into the region.
Daytime temperatures are forecast to gradually decline toward the end of the week, according to the National Weather Service in Pendleton.
However, the weather is expected to be mild, and the weather service has not issued any warnings or advisories for this week.
In Bend, the forecast is for mostly sunny skies through Wednesday, with high temperatures in the mid- to upper 60s, according to the National Weather Service website.
There is a chance of rain starting Thursday and continuing through Sunday, with high temperatures expected to drop into the 50s. Overnight lows are expected to be in the 30s all week.
Prineville has a similar outlook this week, with sun early in the week and highs expected to be in the upper 60s and low 70s. Rain is forecast to begin Thursday, and highs could decline into the 60s and 50s.
Overnight lows will likely be in the 30s to low 40s this week.
In Madras, sun and highs in the upper 60s are expected through Wednesday. Rain and daytime temperatures in the 50s are forecast Thursday through Sunday.
Overnight lows will likely be in the 30s and low 40s, according to the National Weather Service.