Many Climate Records Smashed for Rapid City, SD on April 9, 2013

...RECORD SINGLE SNOWIEST DAY SMASHED...

20 INCHES OF SNOW FELL AT THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD. THIS
IS THE SNOWIEST SINGLE DAY OF ALL TIME. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 18.0
INCHES ON APRIL 22 2001.

...RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE SET AT RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD...

A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 11 DEGREES WAS SET AT RAPID CITY AIRPORT.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 12 SET IN 1982.

...RECORD DAILY LIQUID EQUIVALENT MAXIMUM RAINFALL SET AT RAPID CITY
AIRPORT SD...

A RECORD LIQUID EQUIVALENT RAINFALL OF 1.21 INCHES WAS SET AT RAPID
CITY AIRPORT SD. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 0.68 SET IN
2009.

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM SNOWFALL SET AT RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD...

A RECORD SNOWFALL OF 20 INCHES WAS SET AT RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 3.6 SET IN 1950.

...RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE SET AT RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD...

A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 17 DEGREES WAS SET AT RAPID CITY
AIRPORT SD. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 25 IN 1997.

...RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE SET AT EAST RAPID CITY SD...

A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 10 DEGREES WAS SET AT EAST RAPID CITY SD.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 12 SET IN 1928.

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM LIQUID EQUIVALENT RAINFALL SET AT EAST RAPID
CITY SD...

A RECORD LIQUID EQUIVALENT RAINFALL OF 0.96 INCHES WAS SET AT EAST
RAPID CITY SD. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 0.55 SET IN 1935.

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM SNOWFALL SET AT EAST RAPID CITY SD...

A RECORD SNOWFALL OF 15 INCHES WAS SET AT EAST RAPID CITY SD.
THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 5.5 SET IN 1997. THIS IS
ALSO THE 5TH SNOWIEST SINGLE DAY ON RECORD.

...RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE SET AT EAST RAPID CITY SD...

A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 17 DEGREES WAS SET AT EAST RAPID
CITY SD. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 23 IN 1997.


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