Joplin and Springfield, Mo. both had record-setting lows on Thursday.
Joplin temperatures dropped to 11 below zero breaking the old daily record low temperature set Feb. 3, 1996 of 5 below zero, that 11 below zero reading is the fifth coldest temperature of all time recorded in Joplin.
Springfield set a new daily low temperature of 9 below zero. This breaks the old Feb. 3, 1996 record of 6 below zero.