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Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO
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Preliminary Record Event Report
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1230 PM MDT Thu Jun 23 2016
...Record high temperature Wednesday...
Across Western Colorado...
At Cortez, the high temperture wednesday was 97 degree. This tied
the previous record of 97 set in 1954.
Across Eastern Utah...
At Arches National Park, the high temperature Wednesday was 107
degrees. This set a new record high for June 22, breaking the
previous record of 105, set in 2001.
At Castle Valley, the high temperature was 102 degree. This sets a
new record for June 22, breaking the previous record of 101 set in
At Hovenweep, the high temperature was 102 degrees. This sets a new
record for June 22, breaking the previous record of 101 set in 2012.