Record high temps noted in February

Three record temperatures were noted during February 2019 with highs of 80°, 79°, and 79° set on February 5, 6, and 7,  respectively.

These surpassed the previous records of 69°and 78° set in 1986, and 74° set in 2017. No record low temperatures were recorded.For more details about Franklin County weather during February, see the March 7 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.