Chilly Temperatures Across the Area Tuesday Morning

Low temperatures Tuesday Morning, July 15th, 2014, were more typical of mid September than mid July. Minimums dropped into the 40s and low 50s, which is about 10 to 20 degrees below normal. A few new records were established, but many missed the extreme chills of this date in 1912 and 1952. Below is a listing of how some values aligned with records, followed by a table with low temperatures at most of the area airports.

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
845 AM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014

    ...CHILLY TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY MORNING...

    LOCATION        MORNING LOW     RECORD INFORMATION
    --------------  -----------     --------------------------
    CHAMBERLAIN AP      42          BROKE RECORD  57 FROM 2010
    PIPESTONE           44          MISSED RECORD 43 FROM 1985
    SIBLEY 3NE          46          MISSED RECORD 44 FROM 1952
    BRIDGEWATER         47          BROKE RECORD  50 FROM 1952
    HOWARD              47          MISSED RECORD 34 FROM 1912
    BROOKINGS 2NE       48          MISSED RECORD 39 FROM 1912
    SHELDON             48          MISSED RECORD 45 FROM 1990
    SPENCER 1N          48          MISSED RECORD 45 FROM 1952
    WHITE LAKE          48          TIED RECORD   48 FROM 1979
    WINDOM              48          MISSED RECORD 44 FROM 1952
    HURON               49          MISSED RECORD 41 FROM 1912
    LAKEFIELD 2NE       49          BROKE RECORD  52 FROM 2007
    SPENCER AP          49          BROKE RECORD  55 FROM 2007
    TYNDALL             49          MISSED RECORD 43 FROM 1912
    WAKEFIELD           49          MISSED RECORD 45 FROM 1952
    MITCHELL AP         50          BROKE RECORD  59 FROM 2007
    PICKSTOWN           50          BROKE RECORD  52 FROM 1952
    SIOUX FALLS         50          MISSED RECORD 45 FROM 1906
    YANKTON 2E          51          MISSED RECORD 43 FROM 1967
    SIOUX CITY          52          MISSED RECORD 51 FROM 1952
    WESSINGTON SPRINGS  52          BROKE RECORD  53 FROM 1993
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION TABLE FOR
SE SOUTH DAKOTA/SW MINNESOTA/NW IOWA/NE NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
721 AM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014

VALUES REPRESENT HIGHS YESTERDAY...LOWS OVER THE LAST 12 HOURS
AND PRECIPITATION OVER THE LAST 24 HOURS

.BR FSD 0715 C DH01/TAIRZXZ/DH07/TAIRZPZ/PPDRZZZ/SFDRZZ/SDIRZZZ
:
:                       MAX     MIN               SNOW  SNOW
:ID    LOCATION         TEMP    TEMP     PCPN     FALL DEPTH
:
: SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA...
:
:BROS2 BROOKINGS SD      64  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
9V9 :CHAMBERLAIN SD :    71  /   42   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
HON :HURON SD       :    71  /   49   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
MHE :MITCHELL SD    :    72  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
MDS :MADISON SD     :    64  /   46   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
FSD :SIOUX FALLS SD :    69  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
YKN :YANKTON SD     :    72  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
:
: SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...
:
LYV :LUVERNE MN     :    68  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
DVP :SLAYTON MN     :    64  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
MJQ :JACKSON MN     :    64  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
MML :MARSHALL MN    :    66  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
PQN :PIPESTONE MN   :    66  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
TKC :TRACY MN       :    66  /   51   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
MWM :WINDOM MN      :    66  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
OTG :WORTHINGTON MN :    64  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
:
: NORTHWEST IOWA...
:
CKP :CHEROKEE IA    :    69  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
LRJ :LE MARS IA     :    70  /   52   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
ORC :ORANGE CITY IA :    70  /   52   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
SHL :SHELDON IA     :    68  /   48   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
SUX :SIOUX CITY IA  :    73  /   52   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
SPW :SPENCER IA     :    70  /   49   /     T   /  0.0 /   0
SLB :STORM LAKE IA  :    68  /   50   /   0.00  /  0.0 /   0
 


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