Record Warmth This Past Weekend

The combination of southerly winds, little snow on the ground, and a good amount of sunshine, resulted in 81 record maximum temperatures being either tied (15 records) or broken (66 records) over the weekend.  The images and tables (from the National Climatic Data Center) below provide more details on these record temperatures.  

 Saturday, March 10th High Temperature Records...

Station County State ASOS/
COOP

Period
of
Record

New/
Tied
Record
Previous
Record
Previous
Date
SPENCER MUNI AP CLAY IA ASOS 39 67.0°F 60.0°F 1989
WATERLOO MUNICIPAL AP BLACK HAWK IA ASOS 62 67.0°F 66.0°F 1967
CHARLES CITY FLOYD IA COOP 70 65.0°F 64.0°F 1967
ONTONAGON 6 SE ONTONAGON MI COOP 32 60.0°F 57.0°F 1990
HOUGHTON FAA AP HOUGHTON MI ASOS 64 53.0°F 50.0°F 1977
MINNEAPOLIS/ST PAUL AP HENNEPIN MN ASOS 121 66.0°F 56.0°F 2006
MILAN 1 NW CHIPPEWA MN COOP 116 66.0°F 58.0°F 1988
REDWOOD FALLS FAA AP REDWOOD MN COOP 95 65.0°F 56.0°F 1911
HIBBING FAA AP ST. LOUIS MN COOP 48 62.0°F 57.0°F 1977
COLLEGEVILLE ST JOHN STEARNS MN COOP 108 60.0°F 56.0°F 1902
INTERNATIONAL FALLS AP KOOCHICHING MN ASOS 81 59.0°F 54.0°F 1977
BRAINERD CROW WING CO AP CROW WING MN ASOS 38 58.0°F 55.0°F 1977
PARK RAPIDS 2 S HUBBARD MN ASOS 112 57.0°F 55.0°F 1977
CLOQUET CARLTON MN COOP 98 55.0°F 53.0°F 1985
ST CLOUD MUNI AP SHERBURNE MN ASOS 72 54.0°F 54.0°F 1977
ALEXANDRIA CHANDLER FLD DOUGLAS MN ASOS 71 50.0°F 50.0°F 1985
EAU CLAIRE C V R AP CHIPPEWA WI ASOS 62 64.0°F 61.0°F 1977
TREMPEALEAU DAM 6 TREMPEALEAU WI COOP 68 64.0°F 61.0°F 1977
ALMA DAM 4 BUFFALO WI COOP 65 63.0°F 62.0°F 1977
WAUSAU FAA AP MARATHON WI ASOS 70 61.0°F 56.0°F 1977
GREEN BAY A S INTL AP BROWN WI ASOS 64 60.0°F 60.0°F 1977
OSHKOSH WITTMAN AP WINNEBAGO WI ASOS 32 60.0°F 59.0°F 1977

Sunday, March 11th High Temperature Records...