Extreme Weather on this Date
But quite possibly an even more interesting weather stat is the record high for today's date of 63° set back in 2008. That was just seven years ago. It's a day many folks down in Walworth and Kenosha county remember quite vividly. And with good reason because of a unusual occurrence, two January tornadoes.
Here's a great article put out by the National Weather Service in Milwaukee on this day of stormy weather back in 2008. Take a look: