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It'll be a mostly clear and cold Saturday night with low temperatures ranging from the mid 30s to low 40s. After a windy Saturday, winds will decrease overnight to less than 10 mph. If you plan to be outdoors tonight, be sure to bundle up!
This image shows forecast high temperatures for Thanksgiving Day. Mild weather is expected across the Southwest into Texas. Seasonably cold weather will prevail across the northern tier of states. The bulk of the nation will be free of precipitation. However, rainy weather will impact the Pacific Northwest with snow in higher elevations. Showers will affect the Florida peninsula.

 
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February 1899

 

A severe arctic outbreak consumed much of the country during the first half of February 1899.  Temperatures fell below 0°F in every state in the continental U.S.  Well over a century later, many all-time record lows remain from this event.  Ice on the Mississippi River flowed past New Orleans for the first time since 1784.

Between February 4 and February 13, there were only 8 hours with temperatures at or above freezing (on February 8) at the Weather Bureau office in downtown Fort Worth.  Despite northwest winds gusting over 30 mph, the mercury plummeted  to -8°F the morning of February 12.  The barometric pressure soared to 31.00".  Dallas dipped to -10°F, and Grapevine fell to -12°F.  Below are some other low temperatures recorded across North Texas on February 12, 1899.

 

February 12, 1899 - Low Temperatures