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By Tim Leeds 

Winter records in Havre


Winter records in Havre

Tim Leeds

The low temperature that hit Havre today was minus 42 degrees, the coldest spot in the lower 48 states — but that low didn't set a record.

The Havre low for Monday was minus 35 recorded at 11:13 p.m., although the official report through 5 this morning listed Havre at minus 39.

Later in the morning Havre's temperature dropped to 42 below zero.

Those miss the record lows by several degrees.

The minus 35 recorded Monday compares to a record minus 43 degrees set on Jan. 31, 1893.

The low of 42 degrees below zero this morning compares to a record of mi...

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