Sunny, mild weather today should set the table today for a similarly pleasant "meteorological menu" for the rest of the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.

Today's daytime high temperature should reach into the low-70s in southwestern Connecticut, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

Tonight will be partly cloudy, and the temperature will dip to the upper-40s, with a north wind 3 to 6 mph.

Tomorrow should be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-50s. Nighttime will be mostly cloudy, with a low temperature in the low-50s.

On Sunday, there is a 20 percent chance of showers. Otherwise, skies should be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the upper-60s. There remains a slight chance of showers Sunday night as the temperature dips to a low in the mid-50s.

Monday, there is a 30 percent of showers as skies remain mostly cloudy and the temperature rises to the upper-60s. There also is a slight chance of showers Monday night, with low temperatures in the upper-50s.

The outlook for Tuesday, according to the weather service, cloudy, possible rain and temperatures in the 70s.