• Heat, Fire Relief for Australia

    November 23, 2014; 11:42 AM ET

    A cold front bringing showers and thunderstorms will bring relief from hot temperatures and high fire danger in eastern Australia.

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Pickens, WV (1950)
Maximum snowfall from a single storm (state) A total of 57.0 inches.

East (1979)
Late-Season Warmth: Buffalo, NY 68 degrees Norfolk, VA 70 degrees Providence, RI 80 degrees District of Columbia 75 degrees Raleigh, NC 77 degrees Greensboro, NC 74 degrees

Hawaii (1982)
Hurricane IWA (pronounced EEVA) packing winds of 86 mph with gusts of 105 mph hit the western Hawaiian Islands - first direct hit on the islands since 1959 - major damage on the island of Kauai. Total damage for all of the Hawaiian Islands: $150 million.