• Record Heat to Intensify California Drought

    March 26, 2015; 7:51 PM ET

    The mercury will be on the rise across California through the rest of the week, challenging records across much of the state and helping to intensify the ongoing drought.

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Janesville, OK (2000)
Wind gusts to 85 mph plus grapefruit sized hail.

Erie, Pa (2001)
144.9" of snow for the season. This is the snowiest winter ever recorded here. The old record was 142.8" set in 1977-78. (The winter of 1977-1978 has now fallen to the third snowiest on record).

Boston, MA (1660)
John Hull of Boston reports worst storm of winter.