SIOUX CITY | After a warm week, the weekend weather will turn cooler in Siouxland.
The recent days have been in the mid-to-upper 80s in Sioux City. According to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, there will be one more above average warm day on Friday, then temperatures become more seasonal in the following days.
On Thursday, a forecast of a high temperature of 90 moved Sioux City School District officials to announce that classes would be called off two hours in the four elementary schools that do not have air conditioning: Bryant, Hunt, Riverside and Sunnyside schools.
The forecast for Sioux City calls for a high of 89 degrees Friday, with mostly sunny and breezy conditions, as wind gusts could reach 30 mph.
On Saturday, the expected high is 74 degrees, with a 40 percent chance of rain or thunderstorms in the late morning and early afternoon.
Sunday looks to be a nice weather day, with sun, a high of 71 and light winds.
A chance of rain returns early Monday morning, with a 40 percent chance running from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. The forecast Monday high is 78 degrees, and conditions in Siouxland will warm on Tuesday, with an expected high 85 degrees.