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Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

 

Christmas Day at Duluth, MN (Period of Record 1874-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
20 F
Warmest High Temperature
44 F
1881 1999
Coldest High Temperature
-10 F
1879 1892 1933
Minimum Temperature
4 F
Warmest Low Temperature
34 F
1877
Coldest Low Temperature
-34 F
1879
Average Temperature
12 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
39 F
1877
Coldest Average Temperature
-22 F

1879

Snowfall
0.6"
Snowiest
12.4"
2009

 

 

Christmas Day at International Falls, MN
(Period of Record 1897-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
16 F
Warmest High Temperature
45 F
1999
Coldest High Temperature
-14 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
-4 F
Warmest Low Temperature
26 F
2005
Coldest Low Temperature
-37 F
1996
Average Temperature
6 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
33 F
1994
Coldest Average Temperature
-26 F
1996
Snowfall
0.5"
Snowiest
5.2"
2009

 

 

Christmas Day at Solon Springs, WI
(Period of Record 1906-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
23 F
Warmest High Temperature
46 F
1994
Coldest High Temperature
-10 F
1933
Minimum Temperature
5 F
Warmest Low Temperature
31 F
1936
Coldest Low Temperature
-39 F
1933
Average Temperature
14 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
36 F
1922
Coldest Average Temperature
-25 F
1933
Snowfall
0.4"
Snowiest
6.1"
2009