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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 >

 

New Year's Day at Duluth, MN (Period of Record 1874-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
19 F
Warmest High Temperature
43 F
1897
Coldest High Temperature
-13 F
1974
Minimum Temperature
3 F
Warmest Low Temperature
34 F
1897
Coldest Low Temperature
-30 F
1974
Average Temperature
11 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
39 F
1897
Coldest Average Temperature
-22 F

1974

Snowfall
0.7"
Snowiest
9.5"
2005

 

 

New Year's Day at International Falls, MN
(Period of Record 1897-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
15 F
Warmest High Temperature
39 F
1964
Coldest High Temperature
-15 F
1974
Minimum Temperature
-5 F
Warmest Low Temperature
28 F
1992
Coldest Low Temperature
-38 F
1974
Average Temperature
5 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
32 F
1964
Coldest Average Temperature
-27 F
1974
Snowfall
0.5"
Snowiest
8.0"
1921

 

 

New Year's Day at Solon Springs, WI
(Period of Record 1906-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
22 F
Warmest High Temperature
44 F
1964
Coldest High Temperature
--8 F
1974
Minimum Temperature
4 F
Warmest Low Temperature
27 F
1936
Coldest Low Temperature
-35 F
1974
Average Temperature
13 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
31 F
1964
Coldest Average Temperature
-22 F
1974
Snowfall
0.4"
Snowiest
4.0"
1914 & 1916