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Two days of near-record heat

Sunday makes two days in a row of near-record heat in Fort Wayne.  According to the National Weather Service office in Syracuse, today’s high climbed to 63º, breaking the old record of 62º set in 1933. Saturday also saw near-record warmth! The high Saturday was also 63º here, which beat a record that was more than 100 years old. But there’s an asterisk here.  The period of record in northeast Indiana starts in 1911, so all records before that are considered invalid because they can’t be verified.  1911 is when the standard of record-keeping changed. However, if the National Weather…