Weather Almanac For 12/19
This Day In Weather History1974 - Over three days heavy snow fell in central and northern Illinois. The storm dropped 10 to 18 inches of snow. As a result, travel was at a standstill for two days. Springfield reported a total of 14.6" of snow from the storm.
|Champaign-Urbana||35||20||59 (1957)||-13 (1983)|
|Danville||37||22||60 (1918)||-15 (1963)|
|Decatur||38||22||61 (1957)||-15 (1901)|
|Effingham||39||22||60 (1957)||-10 (1983)|
|Springfield||37||21||60 (1997)||-15 (1981)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||7:11 AM||4:30 PM|
|Danville||7:08 AM||4:27 PM|
|Decatur||7:13 AM||4:33 PM|
|Effingham||7:09 AM||4:34 PM|
|Springfield||7:15 AM||4:36 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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