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Salt Lake City broke a record Sunday when shortly after 3 p.m., the mercury hit 73 degrees — breaking the previous record for that date by one degree, according to the National Weather Service.

Monday and Tuesday are also expected to be warm, with temperatures in the lower 70s. The record high for both days is 74 degrees.

The warm temperatures are nearly 20 degrees warmer than normal temperatures for mid-March.

In St. George, temperatures are also warmer than usual, with the expected high to hover around 80 degrees from Sunday through Tuesday.

For a more detailed forecast, visit the Salt Lake Tribune weather page at