Illinois Weather Trivia for December 3rd

12/3/1978
A winter storm brought very heavy snow to the northern 1/3 of the state, with freezing rain and thunderstorms across the central third. Snow totals of 10 inches or more extended from north of the Quad Cities to the northwest Chicago suburbs.
12/3/2012
December started unseasonably mild, with highs in the 60s and 70s. The high temperature of 74 degrees in Springfield on this date tied its December record high temperature.
12/3/2012
December started unseasonably mild, with highs in the 60s and 70s. The high temperature of 74 degrees in Springfield on this date tied its December record high temperature.

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