IEM Daily Feature
Tuesday, 05 April 2016

Large Rise

Posted: 05 Apr 2016 05:35 AM

It has been a while roller coaster for temperatures in Iowa these past few days. Chilly weather on Saturday was followed by highs well into the 70s on Sunday with temperatures returning to the 50s and even cooler on Monday. For Sunday, the temperature at the Cedar Rapids airport rose from 25 to 80 degrees based on hourly temperature reports. Note, the actual rise based on summary data was one degree more! This change was one of the largest such changes on record based on the hourly data as shown by the featured chart.

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