CLEVELAND — Official start to autumn:  3:50AM on Monday, September 23, 2019

That is now less than 7 days away.

The debate over the "best" time of the year is typically a hot one in Cleveland.  I'm not talking about the temperatures, nor a clever TV show, I am specifically saying that people are passionate about the season they love most.

Autumn lovers definitely have a strong voice, and with good reason.

While the days may be getting shorter, the dry air from the north isn't bringing dramatically colder air here - just yet.

So we end up getting these beautiful, comfortable, sun-filled, mild temperature days.  Typically they come in pretty good stretches too.

This is the set up for this week.

Get ready for 5 gorgeous days ahead.

That perfect stretch of weather is GREAT for Indians baseball!  This is the last homestand of the regular season, so if you've been wanting to get to the ballpark, now is the time to do it.

Indians Forecast for 9-17-19
Let's go Tribe!

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►EXTENDED FORECAST | 7-day outlook 

TONIGHT|  Variable cloudiness.  |  Upper 70s

TUESDAY | Mostly sunny and comfortable. | Upper 70s

WEDNESDAY | Sunny and unseasonably warm. | Low 80s

THURSDAY | Sunny and warm. | Low 80s

FRIDAY | Mostly sunny and warm. | Mid 80s

SATURDAY | Partly cloudy and continued warm. | Mid 80s

SUNDAY | Increasing clouds with late day storm chances. | Mid 80s

MONDAY|  Scattered rain/rumble chances.  |  Upper 70s

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