Nashville's 87 Degrees Breaks Record

Posted at 10:39 AM, Mar 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-16 11:39:07-04

Meteorologists have announced that temperatures in Nashville reached a record-high for March 15.

According to reports, the Tuesday afternoon temperature of 87 degrees, recorded just after 3 p.m. at Nashville International Airport, broke the city's record.

Meteorologists with the National Weather Service said the previous record for March 15 topped out at 82 degrees in 2012.

Forecasts for Wednesday were cooler, although still unseasonably warm. The high has been anticipated to be in the lower 70s with the low in the upper 60s.