Wednesday, April 27, 2011
[californiadisasters] On This Date In CA Weather History (April 27)
On This Date In California Weather History....
2004: It was 85° in Idyllwild, the highest temperature on record for April.
This also occurred the next day on 4.28 and on 4.3.1961.
Record highs for April were also set on 4.26, when it was 103° at the Wild Animal Park and 100° at Yorba Linda.
1996: It was 98° in Victorville, the highest temperature on record for April.
1970: The Padres' home game against the Montreal Expos was rained out at (then) San Diego Stadium.
It was the first rainout in Padres history (since April 1969).
1967: A tornado touched down in the south end of the city of Madera.
1960: Heavy rain that began on this day ended on 4.28 (across SoCal).
One drowning death and three traffic deaths resulted. Flooding closed highways.
NWS Hanford & San Diego
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