AccuWeather: Record warmth And Flash Flood Watch

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PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Meteorologist Karen Rogers says temperatures will reach the upper 70s today with heavy rain arriving tonight.

TODAY: We're in the warm sector ahead of a cold front and our next storm. We'll see mostly cloudy skies with high of 76 which would tie the record. We could have a few showers or a thunderstorm by early evening, but the heaviest rain arrives late tonight and into the overnight hours.

A flash flood watch goes into effect this evening and lasts until Tuesday afternoon for for Burlington, Ocean and Mercer counties with 1.5"-2.5"+ possible.

WEDNESDAY: A lingering shower is possible early, but the storm will likely be pulling away. Winds will still be gusty, especially at the shore with gusts greater than 40 mph possible, high 66.

THURSDAY: Finally some improvement! It's partly sunny and seasonable, high 64. Our next storm moving from the west could start to push into the region overnight.

FRIDAY: Cloudy and breezy with rain and a thunderstorm, high 62.

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy with a couple of showers possible, high 64.

SUNDAY: Clouds and some sun for the trick or treaters with a shower possible. high 62.

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