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Sunny skies ... but not for long

Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013 3:56 a.m. CST

Rene Garcia Jr., 6, adjusts his hat as he rides his bicycle with his sister, Nellie, 7, Wednesday afternoon at Scheid Park in Sterling. Temperatures hit a high of 83 degrees Wednesday, but starting today, cooler temperatures, rain and thunderstorms are in the forecast through Monday.

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