March through April Period in the Top Ten Warmest on Record

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
940 AM CDT SAT MAY 1 2010

...MARCH THROUGH APRIL PERIOD IN THE TOP TEN WARMEST ON RECORD...

AT HURON...SIOUX FALLS...AND SIOUX CITY...MARCH THROUGH APRIL 2010
RANKED WITHIN THE TOP TEN WARMEST SUCH PERIOD ON RECORD. AT HURON IT
TIED FOR THE THIRD WARMEST MARCH THROUGH APRIL PERIOD...AND AT BOTH
SIOUX FALLS AND SIOUX CITY IT WAS THE 9TH WARMEST SUCH PERIOD.

HERE ARE THE ACTUAL FIGURES...

AT HURON THE AVERAGE MARCH THROUGH APRIL TEMPERATURE WAS 44.7
DEGREES WHICH TIED 1987 FOR THE THIRD WARMEST. THE RECORD WARMEST
WAS 46.4 DEGREES SET IN 1946.

AT SIOUX FALLS THE AVERAGE MARCH THROUGH APRIL TEMPERATURE WAS 44.7
DEGREES WHICH TIED 1977 FOR THE 9TH WARMEST. THE RECORD WARMEST WAS
50.6 DEGREES SET IN 1910.

AT SIOUX CITY THE AVERAGE MARCH THROUGH APRIL TEMPERATURE WAS 47.1
DEGREES WHICH WAS THE 9TH WARMEST ON RECORD. THE RECORD WARMEST WAS
51.7 DEGREES ALSO SET IN 1910.

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