Weather Almanac For 11/27
This Day In Weather History1990 - Extensive damage was done to homes, barns and trees in the Scab Hollow area as a tornado moved across the southern edge of Rushville in Schuyler County, moving northeast. At least 3 homes destroyed. Another tornado uprooted 36 inch diameter oak trees in southwest Mason County. A third tornado in Tazewell County destroyed 32 airplanes and 4 hangars as it moved across an airport, causing $1.5 million in damage.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||44||27||70 (1909)||-1 (1930)|
|Danville||46||30||69 (1990)||0 (1930)|
|Decatur||47||29||71 (1990)||1 (1898)|
|Effingham||47||29||71 (1990)||5 (1977)|
|Springfield||46||29||73 (1989)||9 (1977)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2015
|Champaign-Urbana||6:52 AM||4:29 PM|
|Danville||6:49 AM||4:27 PM|
|Decatur||6:54 AM||4:33 PM|
|Effingham||6:50 AM||4:33 PM|
|Springfield||6:56 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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