[EMS Discuss] Negative TEN degrees????

Mr. Clif EMAIL HIDDEN
Sun Dec 8 17:29:01 PST 2013


Hi Guys,

This morning it was -10 degrees F here in Eugene, apparently the coldest 
in the state. Check this out:

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/view/national.php?prod=RER

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SXUS76 KPQR 081635 CCC
RERPQR

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
835 AM PST SUN DEC 8 2013

...RECORD COLD CONTINUES...ALONG WITH 2ND COLDEST NIGHT FOR EUGENE...

COLD ARCTIC AIR MASS REMAINS IN PLACE OVER THE REGION. YET ANOTHER
NIGHT OF VERY COLD...RECORD-BREAKING TEMPERATURES.

FOLLOWING ARE THE NEW RECORDS SET ON SATURDAY...DEC 7.

STATION          DEC 7 LOW  STATUS/PREVIOUS RECORD   [PERIOD OF REC]
===================================================================
VANCOUVER            12     NEW RECORD /20 DEG IN 2009   [1894-2013]
PORTLAND (AIRPORT)   15     NEW RECORD /17 DEG IN 1972   [1940-2013]
HILLSBORO            12     NEW RECORD /14 DEG IN 1972   [1929-2013]
EUGENE               -7     NEW RECORD /-6 DEG IN 1972   [1892-2013]

AT 1107 PM PST SATURDAY (DEC 7)...TEMPERATURE AT EUGENE BOTTOMED AT
-7 DEG. THAT TIED THE 10 DEC 1972 MINIMUM AS 2ND COLDEST TEMPERATURE
EVER RECORDED.

BETWEEN 6 AND 7 AM SUNDAY (DEC 8) THE MERCURY DROPPED TO -10 DEG.
WHILE NOT A RECORD FOR DEC 8 (RECORD IS -12 DEG IN 1972)...THIS
MARKS THE SECOND COLDEST NIGHT FOR EUGENE SINCE 1890.

FOLLOWING ARE THE 5 COLDEST NIGHTS IN EUGENE (SINCE 1890):
     #1) -12 DEG   ON  8 DEC 1972
     #2) -10 DEG   ON  8 DEC 2013  <---- BETWEEN 6 AND 7 AM SUNDAY
#3)  -7 DEG   ON  7 DEC 2013  <---- 1107 PM SATURDAY
     #4)  -7 DEG   ON 10 DEC 1972
     #5)  -6 DEG   ON  7 DEC 1972

$$

	Ciao!
	Clif




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