What a Difference a Year Makes!

AN UNSEASONABLY COOL WEEKEND IS IN STORE FOR THE BI-STATE AREA
WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES GENERALLY IN THE 70S. THIS WILL BE IN STARK
CONTRAST TO LATE JUNE 2012 WHEN THE MERCURY WAS WELL OVER THE
CENTURY MARK...AS HIGH AS 108 DEGREES IN ST. LOUIS AT LAMBERT
FIELD ON JUNE 28TH. IN FACT...FORECAST HIGHS FOR THIS WEEKEND WILL
LIKELY BE 25-30 DEGREES COOLER THAN THIS TIME LAST YEAR! BELOW
ARE A FEW TABLES DETAILING SOME OF THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THIS
YEAR AND LAST YEAR:

# OF 90 DEGREE DAYS (AS OF JUNE 27)
           2012    2013

KSTL    21       14
KCOU  18         6
KUIN    11         5


# OF 95 DEGREE DAYS (AS OF JUNE 27)
           2012    2013

KSTL      6          1
KCOU    2          1
KUIN      1          1


# OF 100 DEGREE DAYS (AS OF JUNE 27)
             2012    2013

KSTL       0         0
KCOU     2         0
KUIN       1         0


OBSERVED/FORECAST HIGHS JUNE 28-30
                    2012                  2013

KSTL     108/106/105     89/78/78
KCOU    107/104/102    87/77/77
KUIN      104/103/99      85/74/75



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GOSSELIN



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