11/19/2012 12:19 pm ET

New Sunshine Record For Chicago Could Be Set This Month

Chicago may not be known for the abundance of sunshine it receives, but the region is nonetheless about to break a record for sunshine that's more than 70 years old.

Chicago's longest stretch of above-normal sunshine chronicled in records dating back to 1893 could fall Nov. 30.

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