Record Lows Broken or Tied This Morning Across the Area

Arctic air settled across the Upper Mississippi River Valley this morning, bringing some of the coldest readings seen in the last couple of years. Many spots broke or tied record lows as well. 

Location New Record Previous Record

Theilman, MN

-22

-21 (1983)

Byron, MN

-20

-17 (1998)

Preson, MN

-20

-19 (1976)

Winona, MN

-15

-8 (1998)

Cresco, IA

-19*

-19 (1976)

La Crosse, WI

-17*

-17 (1976)

Lancaster, WI

-16

-14 (1909)

Owen, WI

-31

-29 (1963)

Friendship, WI

-22*

-22 (1946)

* ties record    

Below is a list of morning low temperatures from around the area as well.

...LOWEST TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING...

LOCATION                       TEMP      TIME/DATE       LAT/LON
DIAMOND LAKE RAWS 3 NE LUBLIN  -33       0414 AM 12/30   45.11N/90.69W
OWEN 2N                        -31       0800 AM 12/30   44.98N/90.55W
BLACK RIVER FALLS AREA AIRPORT -28       0655 AM 12/30   44.25N/90.86W
MEDFORD TAYLOR COUNTY AIRPORT  -27       0615 AM 12/30   45.10N/90.30W
SPARTA/FORT MC COY AIRPORT     -24       0655 AM 12/30   43.96N/90.74W
RICHLAND CENTER                -23       0739 AM 12/30   43.34N/90.38W
FRIENDSHIP                     -23       0729 AM 12/30   43.97N/89.82W
THEILMAN 1SSW                  -22       0800 AM 12/30   44.28N/92.19W
NECEDAH                        -22       0748 AM 12/30   44.03N/90.08W
MABEL                          -21       0700 AM 12/30   43.52N/91.76W
BYRON 4 NORTH                  -20       0700 AM 12/30   44.09N/92.64W
3 SE ROCHESTER                 -20       0624 AM 12/30   43.99N/92.44W
VOLK FIELD AIRPORT             -20       0758 AM 12/30   43.94N/90.25W
MATHER 3NW                     -19       0700 AM 12/30   44.17N/90.35W
2 SSE KELLOGG                  -19       0635 AM 12/30   44.28N/91.99W
CRESCO 1NE                     -19       0700 AM 12/30   43.39N/92.09W
2 ESE CANTON                   -19       0535 AM 12/30   43.51N/91.88W
FENNIMORE                      -19       0734 AM 12/30   42.98N/90.66W
ETTRICK 4WNW                   -19       0706 AM 12/30   44.19N/91.34W
1 E BLACK RIVER FALLS          -19       0715 AM 12/30   44.30N/90.83W
4 E NORDNESS                   -19       0707 AM 12/30   43.25N/91.70W
3 NW BUFFALO                   -18       0534 AM 12/30   44.26N/91.91W
WEST UNION                     -18       0639 AM 12/30   42.96N/91.81W
1 NW HUMBIRD                   -18       0620 AM 12/30   44.55N/90.92W
SPARTA                         -18       0800 AM 12/30   43.94N/90.82W
2 SE GRAND MARSH               -18       0530 AM 12/30   43.87N/89.68W
2 SE EYOTA                     -17       0445 AM 12/30   43.96N/92.21W
MONONA                         -17       0544 AM 12/30   43.04N/91.39W
ONTARIO                        -17       0548 AM 12/30   43.72N/90.59W
FAYETTE                        -17       0700 AM 12/30   42.85N/91.82W
4 SSE ARLINGTON                -17       0514 AM 12/30   42.69N/91.65W
1 E PERKINSTOWN                -17       0500 AM 12/30   45.21N/90.60W
1 ENE BOSCOBEL                 -17       0503 AM 12/30   43.15N/90.68W
MUSCODA                        -17       0454 AM 12/30   43.19N/90.44W
1 NE BEAR VALLEY               -17       0401 AM 12/30   44.32N/92.44W
LA CROSSE REGIONAL AIRPORT     -17       0553 AM 12/30   43.88N/91.26W
1 ENE DEXTER                   -16       0340 AM 12/30   43.73N/92.68W
MONROE CENTER 1E               -16       0700 AM 12/30   44.11N/89.92W
GRAND MEADOW                   -16       0600 AM 12/30   43.71N/92.56W
BOSCOBEL AIRPORT               -16       0453 AM 12/30   43.16N/90.67W
2 S FAYETTE                    -16       0635 AM 12/30   42.80N/91.80W
1 SSE RICHLAND CENTER          -16       0509 AM 12/30   43.32N/90.38W
SAINT CHARLES                  -16       0629 AM 12/30   43.97N/92.06W
1 ENE WABASHA                  -16       0814 AM 12/30   44.38N/92.03W
PRESTON FILLMORE COUNTY AIRPOR -16       0633 AM 12/30   43.68N/92.18W
PLAINVIEW                      -15       0354 AM 12/30   44.17N/92.17W
3 NW DELLWOOD                  -15       0410 AM 12/30   44.00N/89.99W
WINONA DAM 5A                  -15       0600 AM 12/30   44.09N/91.67W
DECORAH                        -15       0414 AM 12/30   43.30N/91.79W
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN  AIRPORT      -15       0735 AM 12/30   43.02N/91.12W
4 ESE DOUGLAS                  -15       0322 AM 12/30   44.09N/92.49W
1 SSE STEWARTVILLE             -15       0644 AM 12/30   43.84N/92.48W
SAINT ANSGAR                   -15       0409 AM 12/30   43.37N/92.92W
MCGREGOR                       -15       0714 AM 12/30   43.02N/91.19W
2 N IONIA                      -15       0235 AM 12/30   43.07N/92.46W
1 E RIDGEWAY                   -15       0520 AM 12/30   43.91N/91.54W
1 E CRESCO                     -15       0744 AM 12/30   43.37N/92.10W
OSAGE                          -15       0529 AM 12/30   43.28N/92.81W
MAZEPPA                        -15       0319 AM 12/30   44.27N/92.55W
ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL AIRPOR -15       0554 AM 12/30   43.91N/92.50W
DECORAH MUNICIPAL AIRPORT      -15       0635 AM 12/30   43.28N/91.74W
OELWEIN MUNICIPAL AIRPORT      -15       0535 AM 12/30   42.68N/91.97W
1 WSW ROCHESTER                -14       0532 AM 12/30   44.01N/92.49W
3 SW BARRE MILLS               -14       0537 AM 12/30   43.80N/91.17W
3 SW RICHFIELD                 -14       0700 AM 12/30   42.91N/92.10W
NEW HAMPTON                    -14       0700 AM 12/30   43.06N/92.31W
3 N ROCHESTER                  -14       0230 AM 12/30   44.06N/92.47W
RICHLAND CENTER 4N             -14       0700 AM 12/30   43.40N/90.39W
2 E KASSON                     -14       0230 AM 12/30   44.02N/92.71W
PLATTEVILLE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT  -14       0555 AM 12/30   42.69N/90.44W
VIROQUA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT      -14       0315 AM 12/30   43.58N/90.90W
3 S ROCHESTER                  -14       0500 AM 12/30   43.97N/92.48W
VOLGA                          -14       0718 AM 12/30   42.80N/91.54W
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN               -13       0700 AM 12/30   43.05N/91.13W
2 WSW GALESVILLE               -13       0759 AM 12/30   44.07N/91.39W
3 S LA CROSSE                  -13       0600 AM 12/30   43.78N/91.22W
1 E LAKE CITY                  -13       0541 AM 12/30   44.45N/92.27W
2 NW VALLEY JUNCTION           -13       0655 AM 12/30   44.09N/90.45W
4 NW ROCHESTER                 -13       0350 AM 12/30   44.05N/92.53W
AUSTIN MUNICIPAL AIRPORT       -13       0514 AM 12/30   43.66N/92.93W
WINONA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT       -13       0537 AM 12/30   44.08N/91.71W
NEW HAMPTON                    -12       0234 AM 12/30   43.06N/92.32W
AUSTIN WASTE WATER TREATMENT F -12       0700 AM 12/30   43.65N/92.97W
OSAGE                          -12       0700 AM 12/30   43.28N/92.81W
MAUSTON                        -12       0502 AM 12/30   43.80N/90.07W
TENNYSON                       -12       0400 AM 12/30   42.69N/90.70W
MAYO HELIPAD                   -12       0553 AM 12/30   44.02N/92.48W
1 WSW ONALASKA                 -12       0616 AM 12/30   43.88N/91.23W
DE SOTO                        -12       0621 AM 12/30   43.42N/91.19W
STRAWBERRY POINT               -12       0533 AM 12/30   42.68N/91.53W
SAINT ANSGAR                   -11       0413 AM 12/30   43.38N/92.92W
3 NE ROCHESTER                 -11       0506 AM 12/30   44.04N/92.44W
ROCKFORD                       -11       0234 AM 12/30   43.05N/92.93W
3 ESE DOUGLAS                  -11       0500 AM 12/30   44.08N/92.51W
POSTVILLE                      -11       0308 AM 12/30   43.09N/91.57W
DODGE CENTER AIRPORT           -11       0234 AM 12/30   44.02N/92.83W
1 WNW SIDNEY                   -10       0711 AM 12/30   44.56N/90.66W
CHARLES CITY                   -9        0235 AM 12/30   43.07N/92.61W
1 NNW LA CROSSE                -8        0521 AM 12/30   43.85N/91.24W


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