On this date in weather history - March 6th

Author: Trent Aric, Meteorologist, taric@local10.com
Published On: Mar 06 2013 05:46:09 PM EST   Updated On: Mar 07 2013 05:38:16 PM EST
MIAMI -

On this date, a few record high temperatures were reported on this date in history. First in 1987, Saint Cloud, Minn., recorded a high temperature of 71 degrees, exceeding the previous record high by 21 degrees. Also, in 1991, Corpus Christi and San Antonio, Texas, reported record high temperatures of 99 and 100 degrees, respectively.

WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER EXTREMES:
   HIGHEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F).........................80 Kendall, Fla.
   HIGHEST HEAT INDEX (DEGREES F)..........................80 Kendall, Fla.
   LOWEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F)..........................-9 Rugby, N.D.
   LOWEST WIND CHILL (DEGREES F)...........................-41 Wainwright, Alaska
   HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................63 Mt. Washington, N.H.
   HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................2.42 Buckhannon, W.Va.