http://news.stlpublicradio.org en July 2011 hottest month in Mo. since 1980 heat wave, Mizzou climatologist says http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/july-2011-hottest-month-mo-1980-heat-wave-mizzou-climatologist-says <p>The month of July was the sixth-hottest month on record for the state of Missouri, dating back to 1895 -- and it was the hottest month overall in the Show-Me State since the 1980 heat wave.</p><p><a href="http://www.snr.missouri.edu/seas/faculty/guinan-p.php">Pat Guinan </a>is both the state&#39;s official climatologist and a climatology professor at the University of Missouri -- Columbia.&nbsp; He says there have been numerous days this month where much of the state experienced triple-digit temperatures. Mon, 01 Aug 2011 23:27:41 +0000 Marshall Griffin 1777 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org July 2011 hottest month in Mo. since 1980 heat wave, Mizzou climatologist says