A record daily maximum temperature for March 16th was TIED at Central Nebraska Regional Airport in Grand Island on Monday (see table below).

Temperatures soared well into the low 70s or upper 80s across all of south central Nebraska and north central Kansas during the afternoon, as depicted in the Regional Temperature and Precipitation Table (RTP) posted below.

The latest RTP product can be accessed anytime by clicking under the Climate/Local link on the left side of our webpage

  Location  Monday's High Previous Record

Grand Island

80

80 in 1966


MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION TABLE FOR S CEN NE/N CEN KS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE  
728 PM CDT MON MAR 16 2009  
 
: VALUES REPRESENT 12 HOUR HIGH....LOW OVER THE LAST 18 HOURS  
: AND PRECIPITATION OVER THE LAST 24 HOURS ENDING AT 7 PM CDT.  
: SNOW DEPTH IS TAKEN DAILY AND IS VALID AS OF 7 PM CDT.  
 
.BR GID 0316 C DH18/TAIRZY/TAIRZI/PPD/SF/SD  
:  
:  
:                                                 SNOW / SNOW  
:       STATION              MAX / MIN  / PCPN  / FALL / DEPTH  
:  
AUH  :  AURORA AIRPORT    :   81 /  34  / 0.00  /      /   
GRI  :  GRAND ISLAND      :   80 /  34  / 0.00  /  0.0 /   0  
HSI  :  HASTINGS AIRPORT  :   79 /  32  / 0.00  /  0.0 /   0  
HJH  :  HEBRON AIRPORT    :   78 /  32  / 0.00  /      /   
HDE  :  HOLDREGE          :   79 /  33  / 0.00  /      /   
EAR  :  KEARNEY AIRPORT   :   79 /  34  / 0.00  /      /   
LXN  :  LEXINGTON         :   79 /  28  / 0.00  /      /   
ODX  :  ORD AIRPORT       :   77 /  27  / 0.00  /      /   
JYR  :  YORK AIRPORT      :   81 /  32  / 0.00  /      /   
PHG  :  PHILLIPSBURG KS   :   81 /  28  / 0.00  /      /   
K82  :  SMITH CENTER KS   :   82 /  32  /       /      /   
.END  
 
.BR GID 0316 C DH19/TX/TN/PPD/SF/SD  
 
: COOPERATIVE OBSERVATIONS  
: VALUES REPRESENT 24 HOUR HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURE  
: AND ALSO THE PRECIPITATION OVER THE LAST 24 HOURS.  
:  
:                                                 SNOW / SNOW  
:                            MAX / MIN  / PCPN  / FALL / DEPTH  
:  
GNVN1:  GENEVA            :   77 /  35  / 0.00  /  0.0 /  0  
.END  


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