MORE RECORD HEAT, THEN A MAJOR COOL DOWN

By: TerrySwailsWeather, 6:43 AM GMT on September 10, 2013

CAN I HAVE ANOTHER RECORD PLEASE? I'LL TAKE A MAJOR COOL DOWN TOO
A big day for heat around the Midwest with highs 10-20 degrees above normal. It was 101 in Des Moines and Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. 100 at Cedar Rapids, Muscatine, and Burlington. The 101 in Des Moines was the hottest temp ever for so late in the summer season. Here in the Quad Cities our high of 99 tied the record originally set in 1933. WOW!
More records are expected Tuesday with the heat dome ...

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Terry is a TV meteorologist at WQAD TV in the Quad Cities. He has 38 years on-air experience, is a 3 time published author with a passion for weather!

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