It’s going to be a hot time this weekend as the annual Carson Valley Days parade and celebrations coincide with a heat wave.
Parade day will start out warm with the forecast calling for 64 degrees at 7 a.m. By the time Highway 395 closes for the parade the temperature is expected to rise to 70 degrees.
The forecast high temperature on Saturday of 96 degrees in Minden is just a degree off from the record of 97 set in 2003.
Paradegoers should bring plenty of water and wear a hat on Saturday to help prevent overheating.
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