Record high reached in Tucson

2013-03-14T13:28:00Z 2013-03-14T13:33:00Z Record high reached in TucsonArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 14, 2013 1:28 pm  • 

Tucson hit a record high Thursday, the second day in a row.

As of 1 p.m., the high reached 89 degrees. The old record of 87 was set in 2007.

The high today is expected to be in the low 90s.

A high-pressure system is keeping temperatures unusually warm for this time of year. Temperatures are expected to be slightly cooler during the weekend.

Wednesday’s high of 89 also was a record, breaking the old mark of 88, set in 1989.

Another record high could fall Friday. The record for the date is 93 degrees in 1910.

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