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Mild, warm weather continues in area Wednesday

It will be a sunny day for the region Wednesday with a high of 83 degrees, according to The National Weather Service. There's no rain or thunderstorms in the forecast.  A slight wind will blow in from the northeast at 5 to 9 mph. Wednesday night's temperature will be 70 degrees.  To check the forecast...

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