Summer Persists - Several Record Highs Set Sunday

A strong ridge of high pressure continues to give the Cowboy State unseasonably warm temperatures.  High temperatures Sunday were about 20 degrees above average with several records tied or set.  Below is a list of the record highs, and the corresponding old record highs for Sunday.

City High Temperatue (F) Old Record and Year
Big Piney 82 81 in 2001
Casper 90 86 in 2001
Cody 88 88 in 1952
Greybull 90 88 in 2001
Lander 88 87 in 2009
Pinedale 80 79 in 2001
Rock Springs 82 81 in 2001
Worland 92 89 in 2009

This very warm and dry pattern for late September will contiue with more record highs possible over the next few days.

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