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Big Blow Yesterday!
By: yuccadave, 1:07 AM GMT on April 30, 2010
Strong winds came through yesterday (4/28/2010) ahead of a cold front. Had a wind gust of 63 mph at 5:19 PM. That's a Whole Gale on the Beaufort Scale - just 1 mph short of being a Violent Storm! Toppled a pine tree down the street that had a 16" trunk! Snapped it off right at the ground. It's nothing but a stack of firewood today. Yesterday's low barometric pressure was 29.23", and had a wind run of 370! Gusts all day into the lower 40's (mph) and often into the 50's.
Temperatures today didn't make it to 60 degrees.
Personal Weather Stations
Las Vegas, NV
|Dew Point:||38.2 °F|
|Wind:||3.0 mph from the NW|
|Wind Gust:||8.0 mph|
Updated: 8:35 PM PST on December 21, 2014