This week will start off with upper 70s and 80s! The forecast is also looking good for Derby Weekend!

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — We’ve got a big warm-up to kick off Derby Week! Upper 70s and sunshine for Monday, then well into the 80s Tuesday. 

An approaching system will bring a few showers and storms on Wednesday, then a slow-moving cold front will bring our highest chance of rain on Thursday. 

A stray shower possible for Oaks Friday, but most of the day looks dry with highs in the lower 70s. 

Great news for Derby Weekend with sunshine and 70s in the forecast!

FORECAST:   

TONIGHT: Mainly clear and cool. Low: 46°. Wind: Light.

MONDAY: Mostly sunny and much warmer! High: 78°. Wind: S 5-15 mph.

TUESDAY: Mostly sunny and very warm! High: 84°. Wind: S 15-30 mph.

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