• Cold Blast Brings 40-Degree Temperature Drop to East

    April 16, 2014; 12:57 PM

    Many across the East may have thought that the calendar flipped back to winter due to the cold blast that brought a dramatic drop in temperatures and even snow to some communities.

  • Harrisburg: Warmup, Sun to Return Late Week

    April 16, 2014; 9:28 AM

    After a nearing record lows early this week with temperatures dropping into the 20s, temperatures will increase gradually as the week pushes forward.

  • Atlanta: Sunny Skies to Return Midweek

    April 16, 2014; 5:05 AM

    After a cooler and rainy start to the week, temperatures on Wednesday and Thursday are expected to sit comfortably in the 60s.

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St. Paul, MN (1965)
Flood crest exceeded previous record high by 4 feet. Former marks generally surpassed down to Hannibal, MO, by May 1st; only 12 lives lost due to timely warnings. Damage exceeded $100 million.

Oklahoma City, OH (1990)
93 mph wind gust - one of the strongest gust at Will Rogers Airport in the last 40 years.

South (1849)
Charleston, SC, reaches 32 degrees -- latest ever there. At Wilmington, NC, snow accumulated up to 6" on boards. Fayetteville, NC, had 4" on the 15th -- one of the latest snowstorms ever. Snow flurries as far south as Milledgeville, GA. Severe freeze from Georgia to Texas killed cotton.