NOAA: High temp records fall across region

Updated. As high as 85 at Bradley International Airport
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From the National Weather Service:

At 2 pm new record high temperature of 81 at Worcester, MA. Previous record 80/1945. Also a new record high of 85 at Bradley Arpt in CT. Normal high temperature for April 11th should be in the mid to upper 50s. Therefore our temperatures today are 25-30 degs warmer than normal.

[3:30 p.m. Update] Boston just set a new record high of 84! The previous record was 78/1955. At 3 pm many locations in MA, RI & CT are in the 80s! welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on