Illinois Weather Trivia for September 23rd

9/23/1977
A tornado crossing the Mississippi River into Adams County reportedly pulled water 50 feet into the air. The tornado lifted near Marblehead, where 3 people were injured in a trailer.
9/23/1995
Autumn was only a couple days old when Springfield recorded its earliest 32 degree temperature on record. This normally wouldn't occur for another month

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