Temperatures for Wednesday are forecast for the mid-60s to around 70 degrees for most of Long Island, a bit cooler on the East End, but packaged with that is the chance of showers, forecasters say.

The National Weather Service is indicating a 30 percent chance for showers Wednesday, with an added possibility of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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Look for winds from the west of 7 to 9 mph.

News 12 meteorologist Rich Hoffman, too, was calling for mostly cloudy skies Wednesday with some scattered showers and the chance of a thunderstorm.

Thursday then brings mostly sunny skies, with highs in the upper 50s.

As for Tuesday, temperatures at Long Island MacArthur Airport rose to 69 degrees at 3:14 p.m., and was down to 68 around 10 minutes later, said Joe Pollina, weather service meteorologist in Upton.

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The high of 69 degrees tied the old record, set in 2010, the weather service said.