75 F. average high on September 8.
79 F. high on September 8, 2012.
Trace of rain fell yesterday at MSP International.
Heat Advisory today; combination of mid-90s and a 70-degree dew point will make it feel like 100-104 F. this afternoon.
40s for nighttime lows by late week.
98 F. hottest day of the year so far, on May 14. If it doesn't rain this morning we may come close.
Photo credit above: "A view of the devastation caused by the Great Galveston Hurricane of 1900. The destruction wrought by the hurricane brought forth a new focus on the study of hurricane prediction." (Library of Congress)
Photo credit above: "In this photo provided by the U.S. Forest Service, members of the Horseshoe Meadow Interagency Hotshot Crew, from Miramonte, Calif., walk near a controlled burn operation as they fight the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park in California Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013. The massive wildfire is now 75 percent contained according to a state fire spokesman." (AP Photo/U.S. Forest Service, Mike McMillan).
Photo credit above: REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson.
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Photo credit above: "A white snowshoe hare against a brown background makes the animal easy prey." L.S. Mills Research Photo.