An excessive heat warning is in effect through Saturday evening in the Coachella Valley and San Gorgonio Pass near Banning.
The National Weather Service said Saturday’s temperatures will reach highs of 101 to 107 in Indio, Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Palm Desert, La Quinta and Coachella. Temperatures will drop between 66 to 72 degrees this evening, with clear skies predicted.
Daytime temperatures will range from 109 through 116 over the weekend, with a slight chance of rain showers and thunderstorms on Monday.
In Banning and Desert Hot Springs, temperatures are expected to rise between 107 and 112 degrees, with wind gusts up to 45 mph. Evening temperatures will range from 74 to 83 degrees, with continued gusty winds.
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