Cooler temperatures expected to return to the Okanagan this weekend

The fountain outside Vernon City Hall.

OKANAGAN - Warmer temperatures than normal are expected to continue for a couple days, however, that weather pattern is expected to change this weekend.

Environment Canada is calling for sunshine and wind this afternoon, Sept. 28, with a high around 26 Celsius expected today. The mercury will drop to around 10 C overnight under a clear sky.

Tomorrow is expected to be mainly sunny with increasing cloudiness in the afternoon. In Penticton, a 30 km/h wind from the south is predicted in the afternoon. Temperatures tomorrow will likely be around 25 C. Friday night is expected to be cloudy with a 60 per cent chance of showers and a low around 10 C.

On Saturday, a cloudy forecast is expected along with a 30 per cent chance of showers and a high of 15 C. The clouds are expected to remain into the night and the chance of showers increases to 60 per cent with a low of 8 C.

The weather office says they expect it to be cloudy on Sunday with 30 per cent chance of showers and a high of 14 C. Sunday night, cloudy periods and a low of around 6 C are expected.

Normal temperatures for this time of year are highs of 16 C and lows of 5 C.

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