Final days of summer usher in crisp fall feel

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The summer of 2018 is winding down, and a fall feel is already settling over the city.

Temperatures Thursday were markedly cooler, topping out in only the low-70s with breezy conditions.

People were hanging out at Van Cortlandt Park in long-sleeved shirts and jackets.

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Some residents said they welcomed the relief after a stretch of humid, sweltering weather.

News 12 meteorologists say the final day of summer on Friday will see temps top out around 75 degrees with a mix of sun and clouds. Saturday will see more of the same to start fall, with slightly cooler highs around 74 degrees.

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