Friday's unseasonably warm weather in the north country ended up shattering the record high temperature for January 12.
The thermometer climbed to 61 degrees Friday at the Watertown International Airport, breaking the record of 54 degrees set last year.
The record low temperature for this date was -34 degrees, set in 1968.
The normal temperature for January 12 is 29 degrees.
The warm weather will be short lived; the temperatures are plunging into the teens Friday night.