Harrisburg: Even Milder Air to Arrive Easter Weekend

By , Senior Meteorologist
April 19, 2014; 4:28 AM ET
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Temperatures will remain on the rise in Harrisburg, giving way to a mild Easter weekend.

The cold air that blasted into Harrisburg on Tuesday is being replaced by progressively warmer air.

Further warming will occur on Saturday, leading to a high in the lower 60s.

Temperatures will rise a few more degrees on Easter Sunday, eclipsing the 65-degree mark.

Rain-free and mostly sunny conditions will complement the weather both days, allowing Easter egg hunts and other festivities to go on as scheduled.

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Residents and visitors will still need their jackets for Easter sunrise services. Temperatures Sunday morning are expected to dip to the 30s.


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