Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for October 14th.
Weather Almanac For 10/14
This Day In Weather History1966 - A late season tornado hit Brown County in west central Illinois, passing along the east edge of Mount Sterling. Major damage resulted to a 30 square block area of the town. Nearly all of the buildings at the Brown County Fairgrounds were destroyed and 10 nearby homes suffered major damage. Numerous cars and buses were badly damaged. Debris fell for several miles after the tornado lifted.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||66||43||91 (1899)||25 (1909)|
|Danville||67||44||89 (1897)||26 (1979)|
|Decatur||69||45||94 (1899)||22 (1979)|
|Effingham||68||44||88 (1989)||24 (1979)|
|Springfield||67||44||87 (1992)||27 (1979)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||7:03 AM||6:15 PM|
|Danville||7:00 AM||6:12 PM|
|Decatur||7:05 AM||6:18 PM|
|Effingham||7:03 AM||6:17 PM|
|Springfield||7:08 AM||6:21 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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