Cheyenne Comes Close To Temperature Record On Thursday
The agency posted this statement on its website on Thursday evening:
''For those of you in our community that are history buffs...Cheyenne, WY was only 3 degrees away from tying its record high temperature! Today's high temp was 76 degrees! The daytime temperature max record of 79 degrees for 10/17 occurred in 1928.
In case you wondered how close Scottsbluff, NE fared in comparison to the record books...today's high was 82 degrees. That is only 7 degrees away from tying. The daytime temperature max record of 89 degrees for 10/17 occurred back in 1926!
Needless to say it was a warm and pleasant day for most locations in our area today!"