A cold front passed with gusty winds late Thursday, dropping temperatures in the Valley and the mountains.
Fresno reached a high of 73 degrees Friday afternoon.
The average high this time of year is 79 degrees.
Temperatures will be slightly warmer Saturday and Sunday with highs of 75 degrees expected. Another dry disturbance will pass Saturday evening with a revival of breezy conditions.
Dry weather continues next week. Highs will climb into the 80s for the workweek.