CONCORD, N.H. — Record temperatures were felt across northern New England as the mercury rose into the 80s.
In New Hampshire, the National Weather Service said it reached 82 degrees Saturday in Concord, breaking the old record for the date of 72 degrees set in 1981.
In Maine, the temperature reached 82 degrees in Caribou, shattering the old record of 58 degrees set in 1988. Records were also set in Bangor, where it hit 70 degrees, and in Houlton, where it reached 78 degrees.
In Vermont, records were set in Burlington, where the temperature hit 83 degrees, as well as Montpelier and St. Johnsbury, where it reached 84 degrees.