HIGHEST RECORDED TEMPERATURE: 106°F (41°C)
LOWEST RECORDED TEMPERATURE: -37°F (-38°C)
February 16, 1943
Connecticut Record Snow
Connecticut received record snow amounts with freezing temperatures. Even snow removal trucks got stuck. People had to dig their way out to just move from place to place as snow covered entire vehicles.
New England Snowstorm.
The New England snowstorm affected millions of people. Planes were grounded cancelling hundreds of flights and other forms of transportation also came to a screeching halt. Some of the worst hit states included Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, New York and Connecticut.