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Warm Today, Record-Breaking Temperatures by Thursday

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    (Published Tuesday, May 16, 2017)

    The warm weather today will be replaced with hot weather by tomorrow and Thursday. 

    High temperatures today are expected to reach the upper 70s with some locations nearing 80 degrees.

    The weather will turn from warm to hot by tomorrow. We're forecasting high temperatures in the upper 80s with a few locations closing in on 90 degrees. Take a look at forecasted high temperatures for tomorrow. 

    Record breaking warmth moves in by Thursday with temperatures surging into the 90s. The current record for the Hartford area is 90 which was set back in 1936.

    Many locations are expected to reach the 90s with some locations surging climbing to the middle 90s. Temperatures along the shoreline will be a bit cooler. The water temperature in Long Island Sound is still in the middle 50s. The southerly wind off of the water will keep temperatures near 80. 

    Here's a look at forecasted high temperatures for Thursday. 

    The warm weather will linger into Friday with high temperatures in the upper 80s. Temperatures will turn more seasonable by the weekend with high temperatures in the low 70s.