Record-breaking temps reached in area
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A wet and chilly spring has given way to record high temperatures for mid-May in southern Minnesota.
Worthington's high was reported to be 99. The previous record for May 14 was 91 degrees, set in 1987.
The temperature soared to 102 degrees Tuesday in St. James. Albert Lea (lee) and Fairmont both hit 100 while Mankato reached 99.