PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...CORRECTED HOUSTON/HOBBY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
852 PM CDT MON AUG 22 2011

...THE 100-DEGREE DAY RECORDS FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS...

...ALL-TIME RECORD FOR 100 DEGREE DAYS FOR THE CITY OF HOUSTON...

...TIED ALL-TIME RECORD FOR 100 DEGREE DAYS AT HOUSTON/HOBBY...

THE HIGH TEMPERATURE HAS ONCE AGAIN SOARED TO 101 DEGREES IN
HOUSTON. THIS IS THE 22ND CONSECUTIVE DAY THAT THE MERCURY HAS
CLIMBED TO THE CENTURY MARK. THIS IS ALSO THE 33RD TIME THIS YEAR
THAT THE 100 DEGREE THRESHOLD HAS BEEN REACHED OR EXCEEDED. THIS 
BREAKS THE RECORD OF 32 100-DEGREE DAYS ESTABLISHED IN 1980. AT 
HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT...A TOTAL OF 13 100-DEGREE DAYS HAVE BEEN 
ESTABLISHED THIS YEAR WHICH TIES THE ALL-TIME RECORD SET IN 2000 AND 
1998. 

MOST CONSECUTIVE 100-DEGREE DAYS AT HOUSTON (DOWNTOWN/IAH):
(RECORDS SINCE 1889)

 1. 22 DAYS - ONGOING AS OF 8/22/2011
 2. 14 DAYS - ENDING 7/19/1980
 3. 11 DAYS - ENDING 8/05/1998
 4.  9 DAYS - ENDING 7/03/1980
 5.  8 DAYS - ENDING 9/05/2000
 6.  8 DAYS - ENDING 8/21/1993
 7.  8 DAYS - ENDING 8/14/1962
 8.  7 DAYS - ENDING 6/29/2009
 9.  7 DAYS - ENDING 8/02/1986
10.  7 DAYS - ENDING 6/22/1902

MOST 100-DEGREE DAYS IN A YEAR FOR HOUSTON (DOWNTOWN/IAH): 
(RECORDS SINCE 1889)

 1. 33 DAYS - 2011 (ONGOING AS OF 8/22/2011)
 2. 32 DAYS - 1980 
 3. 24 DAYS - 1998
 4. 20 DAYS - 2000
 5. 19 DAYS - 1902
 6. 17 DAYS - 2009
 7. 16 DAYS - 1909
 8. 14 DAYS - 1993
 9. 13 DAYS - 1907
10. 10 DAYS - 1999

MOST CONSECUTIVE 100-DEGREE DAYS AT COLLEGE STATION:
(RECORDS SINCE 1910)

 1. 30 DAYS - ENDING 8/04/1998
 2. 26 DAYS - ENDING 8/23/1917
 3. 25 DAYS - ENDING 8/14/1937
 4. 25 DAYS - ENDING 8/10/1913
 5. 24 DAYS - ONGOING AS OF 8/22/2011
 6. 24 DAYS - ENDING 8/16/1944
 7. 22 DAYS - ENDING 8/17/1951 
 8. 18 DAYS - ENDING 8/09/1958
 9. 16 DAYS - ENDING 8/24/2010
10. 15 DAYS - ENDING 8/02/1914

MOST 100-DEGREE DAYS IN A YEAR FOR COLLEGE STATION: 
(RECORDS SINCE 1910)

 1. 58 DAYS - 1917
 2. 54 DAYS - 2009
 3. 51 DAYS - 1998
 4. 50 DAYS - 2011 (ONGOING AS OF 8/22/2011)
 5. 49 DAYS - 1913
 6. 48 DAYS - 2000
 7. 48 DAYS - 1925
 8. 47 DAYS - 1948
 9. 47 DAYS - 1937
10. 44 DAYS - 1951

MOST CONSECUTIVE 100-DEGREE DAYS AT HOUSTON/HOBBY:
(RECORDS SINCE 1931)

 1.  9 DAYS - ENDING 8/14/1962
 2.  7 DAYS - ENDING 9/05/2000
 3.  6 DAYS - ENDING 8/15/1948
 4.  4 DAYS - ENDING 8/19/2011
 5.  4 DAYS - ENDING 8/11/2011
 6.  4 DAYS - ENDING 7/16/2000 
(STRETCH OF FOUR DAYS OCCURRED ON SEVERAL EARLIER OCCASIONS)

MOST 100-DEGREE DAYS IN A YEAR FOR HOUSTON/HOBBY: 
(RECORDS SINCE 1931)

 1. 13 DAYS - 2011 (ONGOING AS OF 8/22/2011)
 2. 13 DAYS - 2000
 3. 13 DAYS - 1998
 4. 10 DAYS - 1948
 5.  8 DAYS - 1962 
 6.  8 DAYS - 1980
 7.  7 DAYS - 1951
 8.  7 DAYS - 1944
 9.  6 DAYS - 2009
10.  6 DAYS - 1934

MOST 100-DEGREE DAYS IN A YEAR FOR GALVESTON: 
(RECORDS SINCE 1874)

2 DAYS - 2000 
1 DAY  - 1939...1932...AND 1924

(LISTS UPDATED THROUGH MONDAY 8/22/2011)

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