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May 8, 2014 Ties Temperature Record

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Last Updated on May 8, 2014 6:19 pm

For the second time this week Boone has tied another temperature record.

On May 6 the record high of 80 was reached for that date, while on May 8 the mark for the third and fourth hottest tied after reaching 80 degrees again.

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According to the State Climate Office the mark of 80 was recorded also in 1962 & 2004.
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In keeping track of weather records (temperatures, rainfall, snowfall, wind) it’s important to note that the records for Boone relies on three different sources. Boone COOP station 310977 from 1929-1980, Boone 1Se 310982 from June 1980-present and Watauga Medical Center reporting station KTNB.

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