Denver weather forecast for today, Aug. 7: Cool and rainy

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Low, grey clouds and light mist hung over Denver this morning, and it was expected to stay that way. The high today is 68 degrees and there’s a 70 percent chance of showers today, according to the National Weather Service. There’s also the possibility of a thunderstorm.

After tonight, a slight chance of thunderstorms is expected to stick around all week. Temperatures should stay cool, remaining in the 70s through Wednesday.

For a quick explanation of Colorado’s summer weather pattern, check this out.