Okay THIS is kind of creepy.
Roughly 3,000 monthly weather records — covering rainfall, snowfall, extreme temperatures, fires or drought — have been broken in areas across the country this year, according to data released Thursday by the Natural Resources Defense Council.
That includes 1,302 records broken due to high or low temperatures, 1,090 records set for rainfall totals and 549 records for snowfall.
Here in Michigan, record-breaking statistics recorded with three weeks left in the year include:
12 counties that saw record-breaking heat statistics.…