Monday, October 31, 2011
[californiadisasters] On This Date In CA Weather History (October 31)
On This Date In California Weather History....
2003: This was the last day that no measurable rain fell in San Diego for 181 consecutive days.
This second longest dry streak on record began on 5.3.
1995: The Bakersfield Weather Service Office issued its last products as forecast responsibility was transferred to the San Joaquin Valley Weather Forecast Office in Hanford.
1987: Heavy rain hit Mt. Wilson with 3.14 inches in 24 hours.
Numerous mudslides occurred in the area.
Three died and 25 were injured in weather-related auto accidents.
2.34 inches fell in Mt. Laguna, 1.28 inches in Alpine, and 1.10 inches in El Cajon causing minor flooding problems.
1974: A funnel cloud was sighted southeast of Castle AFB in Merced.
1949: Fresno had its latest 90-degree day.
1935: It was 34° in Santa Ana, the lowest temperature on record for October.
This also occurred on 10.21.1949 and 10.12.1924.
Source: NWS Hanford & San Diego
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