• Harrisburg: Summer Warmth to Hold Beyond Labor Day

    August 31, 2014; 12:23 AM ET

    Labor Day weekend traditionally marks the unofficial end to summer, but the weather has another idea in mind around Harrisburg with a prolonged stretch of summer warmth underway.

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Norfolk, VA (1964)
(Aug. 31 and Sept. 1) 11.40 inches of rain in 24 hours from Hurricane Cleo - all-time record.

The East (1966)
"Official" end of the East's worst drought. Some places had a 4-year deficit of nearly 4 feet.

Death Valley, CA (1971)
The high today was 108; the low 84. These were the coolest readings in the entire month. The average high during August was 115.7 degrees, and the low averaged 93.4.