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Record high set today for Wichita

There’s a new record high for January 28 in Wichita: 72 —- and counting.

The old mark was 69, in 1968. With plenty of sunshine and a nice breeze out of the west, the mercury may not be done climbing.

“We’re waiting to see if it’s going to make it to 73,” National Weather Service meteorologist Stephanie Dunten said shortly before 4 p.m.