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Weekend forecast: Sunny and Warm

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Plenty of sunshine for Friday will push temps well above the norm for this time of the year.

The normal high is supposed to be 68 degrees, today we will push into the upper 70's. Winds will be primarily from the southwest 10-15 mph.

Friday night we will mainly see clear skies as temps take a slow tumble into the 50's during the overnight period. Ultimately we will drop to 48 degrees just prior to sunrise; but that's still a very mild feel in the air. Winds will push directly from the south 5-10 mph.

Saturday is expected to be warmer, possibly reaching close to 80 degrees. A few clouds are expected to stream in during the afternoon hours. And the winds will push from the southwest at 10-15 mph. Sunday we'll get even closer to the 80 degree mark.

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