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Milder Air on the Way

April 9, 2014; 6:13 AM ET

Wednesday morning

As a high pressure area comes into the East, a northwesterly flow will hold temperatures down today. Tomorrow, with a southwesterly flow, it will become much milder. A couple of disturbances with weak fronts will move from the Great Lakes to the Northeast coast on Friday and Saturday, causing clouds and areas of showers.

Southwest winds should cause another warmup as far north as Pennsylvania and New Jersey on Sunday, but onshore flow could keep cooler air in place farther north. As the next storm and cold front approach slowly from the northwest early next week, the warm air ahead of the front will make progress all the way through New England. Once the front goes by, cooler air will advance once again.

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Elliot Abrams
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