Feb 12, 2014 4:49 PM by Matt Brode
TUCSON - As of 2 p.m.Wednesday, temperatures around the region are running several degrees above average - into the mid 70s. Highs will near 80 in the warmest locations today under mostly sunny skies.
It will be a pleasant evening with temperatures falling through the 50s and 60s aftrer sunset, finally reaching the upper 40s early Thrsday morning.
Even warmer weather is expected by Thursday, which will last through the weekend. Highs will approach the upper 80s by Saturday, and many record highs will be challenged.