Warm weather moves in; showers on tap for Saturday

Warmer weather is on tap for Long Island today through Friday.
Daytime highs will be in the 70s for the rest of the workweek with lows in the 50s during the evening hours.
WHAT'S NEW -- Record warmth. Record high is 74 degrees set in 1984.
WHAT'S NEXT -- Next rain threat will be chance of showers overnight Thursday. Some showers will move in Saturday afternoon int Saturday night.
For today, expect mostly sunny skies, breezy and warm conditions with highs near 77 degrees. Lows will be near 55 degrees.
Thursday will feature sun and clouds with highs near 73 degrees.
On Friday, there will be a chance of an early morning shower. Highs will be 65 to 70 degrees. Lows will be near 52 degrees.
It will be mostly cloudy Saturday with some afternoon showers and highs near 63 degrees.
Sunday will be mostly sunny with highs near 60 degrees.