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Never mind calendar: Fall debuts as August takes a bow
By Jayson Jacoby
Baker County weather rarely conforms to the edicts of the equinoxes.
Officially, fall doesn’t arrive for almost three weeks.
But August’s final breath, as it were, felt decidely autumnal.
The cold front that spawned a boisterous thunderstorm Saturday afternoon in Baker City also ushered in the coolest air since the summer solstice.
Sunday’s high temperature of 68 degrees at the Baker City Airport was was the lowest in almost 2ﬁ months.
It was the coolest day since June 18, when the high was 61.
See more in Monday's issue of the Baker City Herald.