Temperatures break records

It has been a weather roller coaster in the Swanton area over the last week. It transitioned from frigid cold to unseasonable warmth in the span of three days.

Wind chill warnings were issued and low temperature records broken mid-week. The low was 10 below zero at Toledo Express on both Wednesday and Thursday and wind chills exceeded 30 below zero.

By Saturday, the temperature had rebounded to 42 degrees. The mercury kept climbing on Sunday as the high temperature reached 57 degrees to break the previous record of 55 degrees.