Cool autumn weather is ahead this week in Central Oregon.
The National Weather Service is forecasting a high near 67 degrees today, with sunny skies and a calm afternoon wind of 5 to 7 mph. Tonight’s forecast has a low of about 34 degrees, with calm evening winds of 5 to 8 mph.
The highs for Tuesday through Thursday are also forecasted near 67 degrees, according to the weather service. Lowsare forecast in the mid- to high 30s.
As the weekend gets closer, the daytime temperatures will start to drop, according to the forecast.
The daytime high for Friday will drop to about 64 degrees, with the nighttime low forecast at 44 degrees.
The weather service is forecasting that Saturday will be partly sunny, with a high of about 61 degrees. Saturday night will have a slight chance of showers and a low of about 40 degrees.
Sunday will have a slight chance of showers, with partly sunny weather and a high of only 59 degrees, according to the forecast.
— Bulletin staff report