On this date in weather history - February 4th

Author: Trent Aric, Meteorologist, taric@local10.com
Published On: Feb 04 2013 11:00:15 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 05 2013 04:54:54 PM EST
MIAMI -

On this date, Barrow, AK is located at the most northern point of Alaska. Knowing this, it would be easy to assume that the town experiences very intense winters. Yet, on this date in 1982, the town registered a record high for the month of 36 degrees. This is the only February day the temperature rose above freezing.

MONDAY'S WEATHER EXTREMES:
   HIGHEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F).........................85 Weslaco, Texas
   HIGHEST HEAT INDEX (DEGREES F)..........................85 Edinburg, Texas
   LOWEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F)..........................-34 Ely, Minn.
   LOWEST WIND CHILL (DEGREES F)...........................-49 Mt. Washington, N.H.
   HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................81 Mt. Washington, N.H.
   HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................0.31 Harrison, Ark.