Record high temps possible today

Forecasters say that today could see record breaking temperatures for our area.

According to the National Weather Service temperatures in the upper 60s and possibly even lower 70s are likely today. The record high for the Indianapolis area on Feb. 26th is 68 degrees set in 1998. The agency says that there is a 76 percent chance Indy will pass that record today. Chances for local communities to beat the 68 degree mark is 58 percent in Greensburg, 82 percent in Franklin, 86 percent in Columbus and 92 percent in Seymour.

The agency also says that there is a good chance for Tuesday to set new records for the highest recoded low temperature of the day. That’s with temperatures not expected to drop below 57 overnight.