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Coldest December Stretch In 30 Years For DFW

By Chief Meteorologist Larry Mowry
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Below is a graph showing the high temperatures over the past 7 days.  That 79 degree high last Wednesday feels like an eternity ago.  But in the past 5 days the temperature at DFW has failed to reach 40 degrees.

7DAY TREND JEFF

I went over the record books and found that the last time we had 5 days in a row with temperatures below 40 degrees in the month of December was 1983.

ColdDecStretch

December 1983 was also the coldest December on record.  And records go back 114 years.

Be sure to click on the link below to see a great view of the ice pack from space.

GREAT VIEW OF ICE PACK COVERING NORTH TEXAS

Larry Mowry

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