Tuesday saw record setting high temperatures in many areas of Kansas, according to the National Weather Service.
A record high temperature of 99 degrees in Garden City on Tuesday broke the old record for September 20 of 98 degrees in 1977.
It was 98 degrees on Tuesday in Dodge City to break a record of 95 degrees set in 1970.
Salina tied it record high of 96. Previously set in 1955. Russell tied its record high of 95, previously set in 1981. #kswx
— NWS Wichita (@NWSWichita) September 20, 2016
At 3 p.m. on Tuesday, it was 96 degrees in Salina to tie a record for September 20 of 1955.
At 4 p.m. on Tuesday, it was 95 degrees in Russell to tie a record for the date in 1981.
Russell broke its record high for 9/20 with 96 degrees, This breaks the previous high of 95 set in 1981. #kswx
— NWS Wichita (@NWSWichita) September 21, 2016