NYC: Weekend Warmup Follows April-Like Chill

By , AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist
May 30, 2014; 4:42 AM ET
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In the wake of 50-degree Fahrenheit temperatures from the midweek, a warmup is in store for the New York City area this weekend.

The early stages of the warmup will have a few bumps along the way.

A disturbance dropping southeastward from Canada may bring spotty shower or thunderstorm Friday afternoon and Saturday.

Patchy clouds will drift over the region through Friday night, but there should be some opportunity to catch Manhattanhenge.

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Temperatures are forecast to reach seasonable levels this weekend with Sunday be the nicer of the two days. On average, temperatures range from a low in the upper 50s to a high in the middle 70s during the end of May into early June.

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