Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
213 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014 /313 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014/

...CHICAGO JUST HAD ITS EARLIEST STREAK OF THREE DAYS OR MORE UNDER
60 DEGREES ON RECORD...

THE RECENT STREAK ON SEPTEMBER 11-13 OF DAYS WITH HIGHS IN THE 50S
IN CHICAGO WAS THE EARLIEST STREAK OF THREE CONSECUTIVE DAYS OR
MORE WITH HIGHS LESS THAN 60 DEGREES ON RECORD. RECORDS IN CHICAGO
GO BACK TO 1871.

OVERALL...IT WAS ONLY THE 23RD TIME SUCH A STREAK HAS OCCURRED IN
THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER. THE LONGEST STREAK WAS 6 CONSECUTIVE DAYS
BACK IN 1875 FROM 9/17 UNTIL 9/22.

HERE ARE THE TOP 3 EARLIEST STREAKS OF 3+ DAYS IN THE 50S OR LOWER:

2014
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SEPTEMBER 11: 56* NEW RECORD LOW FOR THE DATE. PREVIOUS: 61 DEG IN 1940
SEPTEMBER 12: 55
SEPTEMBER 13: 59

1923
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SEPTEMBER 13: 56
SEPTEMBER 14: 54* RECORD LOW FOR DATE.
SEPTEMBER 15: 59

2011
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SEPTEMBER 14: 58
SEPTEMBER 15: 59
SEPTEMBER 16: 58

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RC






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