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Weather on This Date - December 10



PictureNewfound Gap - December 10, 2018

December 10, 1699 
A severe ice storm hit Boston, MA, causing much damage to orchards. (The Weather Channel) 

December 10, 1946 
The temperature at New York City soared to 70 degrees. (David Ludlum) 

December 10, 1949 
The barometric pressure at Las Vegas, NV, reached a record low reading of 29.17 inches (987.8 millibars). (The Weather Channel) 

December 10, 1987 
A cold front brought high winds to the eastern slopes of the Northern and Central Rockies. Winds gusted to 97 mph at Mines Peak CO. In Wyoming, up to a foot of snow blanketed the Teton Village Ski Resort, northwest of Jackson. Strong Chinook winds in the Central High Plains Region, gusting to 61 mph at Scottsbluff NE, warmed temperatures to near 70 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) 

December 10, 1988 
Squalls produced heavy snow in the Lower Great Lakes Region. Totals in northeastern Ohio ranged up to 14 inches at Harpersfield, and totals in western New York State ranged up to 14 inches at Sodus. In the snowbelt of Upper Michigan, the Ontonogon area reported two feet of snow in two days. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) 

December 10, 1989 
Heavy snow fell across the northern and central mountains of Colorado, with 24 inches reported at Steamboat Springs. Six to twelve inches of snow fell in the Denver and Boulder area delaying plane flights and snarling traffic. Heavy snow also spread across the Central Plains into the Mississippi Valley. Winner SD received 11 inches of snow, and more than ten inches of snow was reported north of Sioux City IA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) 

December 10, 1992 
A slow-moving Nor'easter storm batters the northeast U.S. coast killing 19 people. 

December 10, 1995
A blast of Arctic air sent temperatures dropping across the central part of the state. In Columbus, the mercury fell to 19°F setting a new record low for this date. (NWS Atlanta)

December 10, 2008

A brief EF-0 tornado touched down at the Haralson County High School, approximately three miles east-northeast of Tallapoosa. The main classroom building suffered the majority of the damage. A total of $600,000 worth of damage was caused. (NWS Atlanta)

Data courtesy of WeatherForYou



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