Golden time of year

Late afternoon sun illuminates autumn’s colors on a beautiful fall day Monday as a bicyclist passes a motorist on Hilltop Road in southern Denton. High temperatures in the 70s will continue through Thursday, with rain chances increasing from 40% Wednesday to 70% Thursday evening before a cold front drops highs into the mid-50s on Friday, according to the National Weather Service. The weekend looks mostly sunny with highs in the mid-50s Saturday and low 60s on Sunday.