Patchy smoke after 1 A.M. with partly cloudy conditions and a low around 74 degrees in Grand Junction.
On Friday the patchy smoke continues before 5 P.M. and mostly sunny and hot conditions are expected, with a high in the 90’s. East southeast wind 5 to 10 MPH becoming west northwest in the afternoon. There’s a 10 percent chance of showers after midnight.
A chance of showers with thunderstorms also possible after noon on Saturday. Partly sunny conditions are expected, with a high in the 90’s.