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SXUS75 KVEF 010109
RERVEF

RECORD EVENT REPORT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS, NV
609 PM PDT SUN JUN 30 2013

...MORE RECORD HIGHS FALL ACROSS OUR AREA TODAY...

THE JACKPOT OF LAS VEGAS RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES WAS REACHED AT 
MCCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN LAS VEGAS TODAY WHEN THE 
TEMPERATURE REACHED 117 DEGREES. THIS TIES THE ALL-TIME RECORD HIGH 
FOR LAS VEGAS FOR ANY MONTH FIRST SET ON JULY 24, 1942 AND TIED ON 
JULY 19, 2005. THIS ALSO SETS THE ALL-TIME JUNE RECORD HIGH FOR LAS 
VEGAS. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 116 DEGREES ON JUNE 15, 1940. 
OFFICIAL WEATHER RECORDS FOR LAS VEGAS DATE BACK TO 1937.

AT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN SOUTHWEST LAS VEGAS ON 
DEAN MARTIN DRIVE NEAR BLUE DIAMOND ROAD THE HIGH TEMPERATURE TODAY 
REACHED 119 DEGREES. THIS BREAKS THE PREVIOUS ALL-TIME RECORD FOR 
OUR OFFICE FOR ANY MONTH OF 118 DEGREES SET JUST YESTERDAY - JUNE 
29TH. A WEATHER STATION AT OUR OFFICE WAS FIRST ESTABLISHED IN 1996.

AT THE MERCURY AIRPORT NEAR DESERT ROCK NEVADA THE HIGH TEMPERATURE 
REACHED 113 DEGREES SO FAR TODAY. THIS SMASHES THE PREVIOUS ALL-TIME 
JUNE RECORD HIGH OF 111 DEGREES SET ON JUNE 29TH AND 30TH OF 1994 
AND TIED ON JUNE 29, 2013. RECORDS FOR DESERT ROCK DATE BACK TO 1978.

AT BISHOP CALIFORNIA THE HIGH TEMPERATURE AT THE EASTERN SIERRA 
REGIONAL AIRPORT REACHED 109 DEGREES TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD 
DAILY RECORD FOR TODAY OF 108 DEGREES SET IN 1972. THIS ALSO TIES 
THE ALL-TIME RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE OF 109 
FIRST SET ON JUNE 22, 1954. THIS ALSO TIES FOR THE SECOND HIGHEST 
TEMPERATURE EVER ON RECORD AT BISHOP WHICH WAS LAST SET ON JULY 22, 
2003. THE ALL-TIME RECORD HIGH FOR BISHOP REMAINS 110 DEGREES SET ON 
JULY 10, 2002. RECORDS FOR BISHOP DATE BACK TO 1943.

AT DEATH VALLEY CALIFORNIA AT THE OFFICIAL WEATHER STATION IN 
FURNACE CREEK THE HIGH TEMPERATURE SO FAR FOR TODAY WAS 128 DEGREES. 
THIS BREAKS THE OLD DAILY RECORD OF 127 DEGREES SET IN 1994. THIS 
ALSO TIES THE ALL-TIME JUNE RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR DEATH VALLEY 
OF 128 DEGREES SET ON JUNE 29, 1994 AND TIED ON JUNE 29, 2013. 
RECORDS FOR DEATH VALLEY DATE BACK TO 1911.

AT NEEDLES CALIFORNIA THE HIGH TEMPERATURE TODAY REACHED 122 DEGREES 
WHICH BREAKS THE OLD DAILY RECORD OF 121 DEGREES IN 1994. THIS ALSO 
MARKS THE FIRST TIME NEEDLES HAS EVER RECORDED 3 CONSECUTIVE DAYS OF 
120 DEGREES OR GREATER IN THE MONTH OF JUNE. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 
2 SUCH DAYS ON JUNE 29TH AND 30TH OF 1994. RECORDS FOR NEEDLES DATE 
BACK TO 1888.

AT KINGMAN ARIZONA THE HIGH TEMPERATURE TODAY REACHED 110 DEGREES 
WHICH BREAKS THE OLD DAILY RECORD OF 109 SET IN 1950. THIS ALSO 
MARKS THE FIRST TIME KINGMAN HAS RECORDED 3 CONSECUTIVE DAYS OF 110 
DEGREES OR GREATER IN THE MONTH OF JUNE. RECORDS FOR KINGMAN DATE 
BACK TO 1901.

AT BULLHEAD CITY ARIZONA THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 123 DEGREES TODAY 
AT THE CO-OP WEATHER STATION TIES THE PREVIOUS DAILY RECORD SET IN 
1994. RECORDS FOR BULLHEAD CITY DATE BACK TO 1977.

THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS PRELIMINARY AND IS SUBJECT TO A FINAL 
REVIEW AND CERTIFICATION BY THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER.

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