...Grand Island breaks the record maximum temperature for January 28th...
The high temperature at the central Nebraska region Airport in Grand Island reached 68 degrees. This broke the previous record of 63 degrees set back in 1986. The normal high temperature for Grand Island on January 28th is 36 degrees...so this new record was 32 degrees above the normal high temperature for this day.
Temperature records at Grand Island date back to 1895
These data are preliminary and have not undergone final quality control by the National climatic data center /ncdc/. Therefore... these data are subject to revision. Final and certified climate data can be accessed at www.Ncdc.NOAA.Gov.