Hundreds of new cold and snow records set in the USA


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Dec 13, 2010

New 2 day record December snowfall amount to the Minneapolis/St Paul area

While there have been a few high temperature records in the desert southwest and western Oregon, the majority of weather records in the USA this week have been for cold, snowfall, or rainfall. The biggest number of records have to do with the lowest maximum temperature.

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Here’s a summary of the weather records:

Record Events for Mon Dec 6, 2010 through Sun Dec 12, 2010 Total Records: 2002 Rainfall: 319 Snowfall: 320 High Temperatures: 71 Low Temperatures: 426 Lowest Max Temperatures: 767 Highest Min Temperatures: 99Full article here