PHOENIX — High pressure nudging in will cause an upward trend on the thermometer this week.

Some of the warmest afternoon temperatures of the year so far are expected, however it appears Phoenix will be spared from the 90-degree mark. 

The average first 90-degree day in Phoenix in any given year is March 31st.

Dry weather will continue to be the trend this week despite an increase in clouds Tuesday and Wednesday.

The weather system responsible for the clouds will also bring up the breezes Wednesday and Thursday.

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TUESDAY -- 55/84 increasing clouds & heating up

WEDNESDAY -- 62/87 mostly cloudy, decreasing evening clouds

THURSDAY -- 60/85 sunny

FRIDAY -- 57/86 sunny

SATURDAY -- 57/87 mostly sunny

SUNDAY -- 58/83 mostly sunny

MONDAY -- 57/80 sunny

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