Hints of summer season are on the horizon.
Memorial Day weekend, which bought off to a soggy begin Saturday, will flip dry Sunday with mostly sunny skies in the afternoon and a excessive of 67. It will get hotter because the week goes on with temperatures shifting into the 70s on Memorial Day on Monday.
By Tuesday, the thermometer will attain the 80s and stay there for the remainder of the week. The excessive temperature will hit 83 Wednesday and 80 on Thursday.
“It’s lastly beginning to really feel like summer season round right here,” mentioned National Weather Service meteorologist Brian Ciemnecki.
The regular excessive in Central Park for this time of 12 months is 73, Ciemnecki mentioned.
The balmier air is due to a excessive stress system dominating the area and winds turning extra southerly, Ciemnecki mentioned.