Daytime highs head upward throughout the weekend. It stays toasty into next week.

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Today in Weather History

Cool snap, 1986: Record low of 49 at National Airport ties for the coolest minimum temp of the month. The next morning reaches another record low of 50. Record lows are two of just five for the month set after 1950.
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