Record Heat! Jan 6, 2012

Credit: MN Department of Public Safety

A semi truck plunged into a pond early this morning near the Minneapolis, MN.   Investigators are still gathering information why this happened.   It has been so mild and dry in Minnesota so it doesn’t appear that were wet.  The driver has been reported to only have minor injuries.

 

Temperatures are soaring across the country produce numerous records extending from the Midwest all the way down through Southern California.

Record Events Summary for Yesterday
Total Records: 408
Rainfall: 4
High Temp: 336
Low Temp: 7
Low Max Temp: 1
High Min Temp: 60

It won’t be quite as warm today but temperatures will continue to be well above average for this time of the year.

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