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Washington DC Climate: March 2014

Latest update: March 23For daily updates most days around 6 pm EDT:Follow @capital_climate!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); March is on track for an average temperature of 42.7°, which would be 4.1° below the long-term average and the coldest since 1993, when…
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Washington DC Climate: February 2014

Latest update: February 28For daily updates most days around 5 pm EST:Follow @capital_climate!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Final February charts:Washington DC daily temperature departures from normal and monthly average to date (click to enlarge):Washington DC daily precipitation and monthly departure from…
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Washington DC Climate: January 2014

Washington DC daily temperature departures and monthly average to date (click to enlarge):Washington DC daily precipitation and monthly departure to date (click to enlarge):CapitalClimate charts from National Weather Service data. Background image from Kevin Ambrose.…
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Omaha Crushes 119-Year Temperature Record

Image (click to enlarge): U.S. temperatures at 3 pm CST, January 19, 2014, from Unisys 9 PM Update: Added Hastings, Broken Bow, Imperial NE and Salina, Russell KSOriginal post:A mid-winter mini-heatwave tied or broke long-standing high temperature records across at…
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Early Summer Heat Krushes Kansas Records

9 PM CDT Update: The preliminary final high temperature at Goodland was 107°, smashing the old record by 7°. Other records were tied or broken in Arizona, New Mexico, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, and Kansas. Location Record Previous Date AZ Winslow…
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Andrea Smashes Early-Season Rainfall Records

June 8, 10 AM Update: Added Salisbury, Wilmington, Allentown, Islip, Massena, Boston, Providence. Updated totals through midnight.10 PM EDT Update: Added Richmond, New Bern, Hartford, Bridgeport, Worcester. Updated totals through 8 pm (10 pm for CT and MA).Original post:Heavy rainfall…
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