On this date in weather history - March 14th

Author: Trent Aric, Meteorologist, taric@local10.com
Published On: Mar 14 2013 06:50:09 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 15 2013 05:29:30 PM EDT
MIAMI -

On this date, the "Blizzard of '93" moved up the East Coast on this date in 1993, bringing record low temperatures east of the line from Texas to the Great Lakes. Nearly 60 record low temperatures were broken, including in Birmingham, AL (2 degrees) and Orlando, FL (33 degrees).

THURSDAY'S WEATHER EXTREMES:
   HIGHEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F).........................91 Palm Springs, Calif.
   HIGHEST HEAT INDEX (DEGREES F).......................... ,
   LOWEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F)..........................-11 Land O Lakes, Wis.
   LOWEST WIND CHILL (DEGREES F)...........................-50 Arctic Village, Alaska
   HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................59 Mt. Washington, N.H.
   HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................0.21 Staples, Minn.