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On this date, powerful storm hit Northern California on this date in 1988 and produced heavy snow and gusty winds in the Sierra Nevadas. Donner Summit was blanketed with 23 inches of snow and Blue Canyon reported 3.19 inches of precipitation

WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER EXTREMES:
   HIGHEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F).........................91 Fort Myers, Fla.
   HIGHEST HEAT INDEX (DEGREES F)..........................93 Fort Myers, Fla.
   LOWEST TEMPERATURE (DEGREES F)..........................3 Alamosa, Colo.
   LOWEST WIND CHILL (DEGREES F)...........................-38 Arctic Village, Alaska
   HIGHEST WIND GUST (MPH).................................58 Atka, Alaska
   HIGHEST PRECIPITATION (INCHES)..........................0.96 Omaha, Neb.