make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Daily temp records broken on Grandfather Mountain

READ MORE:
GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C. (AP) -- It doesn't take triple digits to break the daily temperature record on Grandfather Mountain. The mountain is one of the highest peaks in the Blue Ridge mountain range and broke the previous record for yesterday by reaching 81 degrees. The temperature also broke the record the day before with an 80-degree reading. Both of the previous daily records were set in 1979. The Weather Service reporting station on Grandfather Mountain recorded its highest temperature August 22, 1983 and July 26, 2005. It was 83 degrees those two days. (Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»