Prince George was close to breaking a weather record overnight. Within the last twenty four hours, we received 12 millimeters of rain. According to environment Canada the record was 17 millimeters back in 2011 during the same time. On average Prince George receives about 8.1 millimeters of rain during the month of January. The average temperature for this time of year hovers around minus 4. We are currently eight to nine degrees warmer than normal. The warm weather is expected to stay with us until Thursday and it dip back down below the freezing mark.