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Heat and Humidity Return

July 12, 2013 0 Comments
Heat and Humidity Return

After a fairly comfortable stretch of days featuring low humidity and seasaonable temperatures, we’re looking at another surge of hot and humid weather in our forecast picture starting this weekend and likely holding on through the next week or so.  The jet stream is expected to shift northward, pushing most of the rain chances in […]

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It’s Official: 2010 Summer Dew Point Record Set

September 13, 2010 0 Comments

As we draw closer to the end of astronomical summer this week with the autumnal equinox slated to take place next Wednesday night, we can now close the books on some of our summer climate records here in southeastern Minnesota and northern Iowa and take a final look back at our warm and sticky summer of 2010.  […]

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Near Record Humidity

August 2, 2010 0 Comments

Not only has this been a much warmer summer than last year, it’s also been much more humid.  In fact, since June 1st which is the beginning of meteorological summer, we’ve been experiencing near record humidity in Rochester.  One way of getting a good measure of the humidity in the air is by using the dew […]

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Toasty Tuesday

June 22, 2009 0 Comments

Highs Tuesday will once again reach the mid-90s, which will make for heat indices in the upper 90s to 100 by Tuesday afternoon. Hot and muggy weather like this always seems to lead to a good round of thunderstorms, and it looks like we could be seeing that happen late Tuesday and periodically through Wednesday. […]

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