Duluth hit a high of 90 degrees on Thursday, the first time the city has reached that mark in nearly two years.

The National Weather Service reported that it was the first 90-degree reading at the Duluth airport since Aug. 26, 2013. It was just one degree off the record for Aug. 13, which remains 91 degrees, set in 1970.

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Other high temperatures reported on Thursday included 91 at Two Harbors and Silver Bay; 90 at the Duluth harbor, Cloquet, Bigfork and Ashland; 89 at Superior; 88 at Hibbing and Grand Rapids; and 87 at International Falls.

The forecast for the Northland today calls for sunny skies and highs in the mid- to upper 80s. Highs may climb to near 90 degrees again on Saturday before showers and storms usher in cooler conditions for early next week.