Weather Almanac For 6/9
This Day In Weather History1911 - 101 degrees was reached at Springfield, setting a record for the date. This was the first triple digit temperature since 1901.
1966 - Cook County was hit by a tornado that left intermittent damage from Hoffman Estates to the north edge of Prospect Heights. Around 80 families were left homeless in Arlington Heights after a home and several apartment buildings lost their roofs. Damage was estimated at $4 million.
|Champaign-Urbana||81||60||96 (1963)||40 (1913)|
|Danville||82||59||100 (1914)||41 (1930)|
|Decatur||83||60||98 (1914)||40 (1977)|
|Effingham||82||61||97 (1963)||45 (1977)|
|Springfield||82||60||101 (1911)||42 (1913)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||5:24 AM||8:21 PM|
|Danville||5:21 AM||8:19 PM|
|Decatur||5:27 AM||8:23 PM|
|Effingham||5:28 AM||8:19 PM|
|Springfield||5:30 AM||8:26 PM|
Some information gathered from the National Weather Service and other government agencies. Data for averages are based on 1981 to 2010 averages. Record highs are based on different times of record. Here are when records stared for each observation point: Danville; 1895, Decatur; 1893, Effingham; 1951, Springfield; 1879, Urbana; 1888.
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