Record warmth over much of Upper Michigan on Sunday

With the return of above normal temepratures to the area, the National Weather Service in Negaunee, MI warmed enough to not only shatter the record high temperature for the day yesterday, but the record warm low temperature as well!  And we're not the only location...several other sites across the region exceeded their record highs and lows.  Check out the list below to see the highs and lows of several locations across the U.P., and how they compare to previous records.  If a record was reached, it will be donoted in red. 


Station Max Temp (Sunday, March 11) Previous Record Min Temp (Sunday, March 11) Previous Record Warmest
Marquette NWS Office 63 55 (1995) 41 35 (2010)
Houghton Airport 58 58 (1995) 38 37 (1995)
Munising  63 54 (2007, 1973)
40 (1995)
Watton  63  53 (2007)
33 (2010)
Ironwood 62 59 (1995, 1977) 37 38 (2010, 1990)
Iron Mountain 63 62 (1995) 40 38 (2010)


Predominate southerly and westerly winds should persist through the rest of the week...along with the above normal temperatures.  Will we set any more records? 

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