Sunny, cooler today; a beautiful weekend ahead

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Cool high pressure from Canada will deliver a beautiful Friday and weekend with bright sunshine and clear chilly nights. Get ready for some beautiful fall weather this weekend, especially with the classic New England fall foliage peaking across parts of the northeast.

High temperatures will be around 60 degrees despite lots of sun this afternoon. Tonight might feature some of the coolest air of the season. There's a chance for a widespread frost, maybe even a hard freeze in spots heading into Saturday morning. Low temperatures will flirt with the freezing point.

Saturday will remain cool, near 60 degrees. But another warming trend will get underway on Sunday with highs approaching 70 degrees. Warmer temperatures will continue heading into the next work week with daytime highs in the 70s with the possibility of 80 degrees by the middle of next week.

Forecast Details:

Today:  Sunny, breezy, and seasonal. High: Low 60s.

Tonight: Clear, calm, cold with frost, perhaps a hard freeze. Low: Near 30.

Saturday:  Frosty start, then sunny, light wind, classic autumn day. High: Near 60.

Sunday: Sunny, mild, pleasant. High: 65-70.

Monday: Chance for a morning shower, then partly sunny warmer. High: Low 70s.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, warm. High: mid 70s.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny with summer like temperatures. High: 75-80

Thursday: Partly to mostly cloudy, chance for showers. High: 70s.

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