Southeastern San Joaquin Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Record Report
Statement as of 11:42 am PDT on April 15, 2014

...Record high minimum temperatures in central California...

A strong ridge of high pressure over the area resulted in a mild night with new record-high minimum temperatures for April 15th.

The low temperature at Meadows Field...Bakersfield...on April 15th was 61 degrees. This tied the record high minimum temperature set in 1947.

The low temperature at the Hanford Municipal Airport on April 15th was 53 degrees. This tied the Airport-specific record high minimum temperature set in 1999.

The low temperature at the Merced regional Airport on April 15th was 54 degrees. This broke the Airport-specific record high minimum temperature of 52 degrees...set in 2004.

* The automated stations at the Hanford and Merced airports are not the official climate sites for their respective cities. Records at these airports only date back to the commissioning of the automated stations in 1998 /Hanford in February and Merced in September/... the Airport readings should not be used as the official records for these cities.