Macon ties record high

Macon’s unseasonable weather Thursday ushered in a high of 79 — tying a record set Dec. 18, 1967, and last repeated Dec. 18, 1984, according to The National Weather Service.

The high temperature was recorded at 2:54 p.m., according to the weather service.

Today’s forecast includes a high near 75 and partly cloudy skies throughout most of the day, according the weather service. The average high should be about 67.