Monday, April 30, 2012
[californiadisasters] On This Date In CA Weather History (April 27)
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
Check out http://groups.yahoo.com/group/californiadisasters/
Read my blog at http://eclecticarcania.blogspot.com/
My Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/derkimster
Linkedin profile: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/kim-noyes/9/3a1/2b8
Follow me on Twitter @DisasterKim
Be sure to check out our Links Section at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/californiadisasters/links
Please join our Discussion Group at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/californiadisasters_discussion/ for topical but extended discussions started here or for less topical but nonetheless relevant messages.