This Week in Weather 3/16/19-3/22/19

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  • Seattle, WA hit 79° on Wednesday, March 20. This is the warmest March day ever on record for the city!
    • In records for the Seattle area stretching back to 1894, this is the FIRST time that Seattle has recorded three consecutive days above 75 degrees in the month of March and only the third time with three consecutive days at 70 or above.
  • Hurricane names ‘Florence’ and ‘Michael’ retired by the World Meteorological Organization on Wednesday, March 20.
  • A record rainfall of 2.69” was set at Washington Dulles International Airport in Virginia on Thursday, March 21. This breaks the old record of 1.29” set in 2000.

Let us know what weather you experienced in your area this week.


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