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Zac Hofer, 17, of Mitchell, blows snow off the sidewalk Wednesday along Sanborn Boulevard after classes were canceled in Mitchell because of a winter storm. (Sean Ryan/Republic)

Cold consolation: Temp could be historic

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Mitchell could make history today, though most of the city’s residents would probably rather avoid it.

Kyle Weisser, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, said today’s projected low temperature is 21 degrees below zero, which would shatter the city’s Dec. 7 record low of 12 below, set in 1908.


“This morning will likely break the record,” he said.

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