NBC Connecticut's Bob Maxon provides the midday forecast for April 9, 2013.
Temperatures are at a record high today after a chilly start to April.
The mercury reached 81 degrees at Sikorsky Airport in Bridgeport, breaking the record for the day of 79 degrees set in 1991, according to NBC Connecticut meteorologist Ryan Hanrahan.
The record of 85 degrees at Bradley Airport set in 1991 still has not been broken.
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