(CBS SF) — Forecasters can see an end to the Bay Area’s October heat as a low pressure system builds along the Central Coast.
Gilroy saw a record high temperature of 98 degrees Monday breaking the old record of 96 degrees set in 1992.READ MORE: Heat Wave To Bake Bay Area, California With Some Temps Reaching Triple Digits
Tuesday will be a couple degrees higher than Monday and well above average highs typically experienced this time of the year.
San Francisco will see a high of 88 degrees Tuesday. The Tri-Valley could reach the mid-90s while the beaches will stay in the low-80s.READ MORE: 'We'll Come To You' – Contra Costa Offers Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics To Workplaces, Organizations
Meteorologists expect a slow cooling trend to bring temperatures down beginning Wednesday.
Meanwhile, an area of low pressure to the south may bring showers by mid-week.MORE NEWS: Pfeiffer Falls Trail Damaged In Big Sur Wildfire To Reopen After 13-Year Closure
The Bay Area will see increasing clouds and cooler temperatures with a slight chance for rain on Saturday.