MIAMI -

On this date, parts of Nebraska experienced a hot morning on this date in 1997. Some cities reported overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s before warming significantly by midmorning. By 5 a.m., Lincoln reported 89 degrees and Omaha suburbs reported 90 degrees. The heating was caused by hot air aloft being brought down to the surface by thunderstorms.

WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER EXTREMES:
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F).........................102 Bullhead City, Ariz.
HIGHEST HEAT INDEX (DEGREES F)..........................105 Quantico, Va.
LOWEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F)..........................24 Stanley, Idaho
LOWEST WIND CHILL (DEGREES F)...........................20 Jackson, Wyo.
HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................70 Mt. Washington, N.H.
HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................3.59 Aitkin, Minn.