By Mary Kay Kleist

CHICAGO (CBS) — We reached 71 degrees Thursday.

It was not a record, but CBS 2 Meteorologist Mary Kay Kleist thinks Sunday, we have the best chance to reach record warmth.

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The low for Thursday night is 47 with clear conditions. The high for Friday is 71 and for Saturday 72, with sunny conditions both days.

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8 a.m. Friday: 11.05.20

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3:30 p.m. Friday: 11.05.20

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On Sunday, it will be mostly sunny and breezy with a high of 74. The record for Nov. 8 is 73, set in 1931.

High Temperatures: 11.05.20

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Temperatures will stay a good 15-20 degrees warmer than normal through Monday. The sunny and dry pattern dominates.

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A strong cold front moves in Tuesday with rain and falling temperatures.

Mary Kay Kleist