Juneau sets record high temps Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

    After a week full of sunshine, Juneau hit record high temperatures on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

    Posted Monday, May 16th, 2016 7:42am by Lori James

    After a week full of sunshine, Juneau hit record high temperatures on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

    Friday's high was 79 degrees. "Previously the record was 75 set back in 1942.", said Meteorologist Geri Swanson with the National Weather Service in Juneau.

    Saturday saw a high reaching 77. "Another record! 1942 also saw that previous record of 74.", said Swanson.

    Sunday's record hi of 75 beat the record in 1993 of 73 degrees.

    Swanson says rain is in the forecast, along with cooler temps, throughout the week but the good weather is expected to return as we approach the weekend. Monday's high is expected to be in the upper 50's.

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