Sunday, May 7, 2017

[californiadisasters] On This Date In California Weather History (May 7)

2015: A funnel cloud was reported near San Bernardino.

A heat wave started on this day and ended on 5.9. Temperatures hit 109° F at Palm Springs, Thermal, and Borrego Springs, 103° F at Hemet, and 102° F at San Bernardino.

1977: Cloverdale had a low temperature of 35° F. 

1976: 1.11" of rain fell in Palm Springs, the greatest daily amount on record for May.

1971: The Padres' home game against the Cincinnati Reds was rained out at (then) San Diego Stadium.
The rainout was the second this season.

1965: Late season cold snap sent the temperature in Fresno plunging to 36° in May, the lowest on record (also tied on May 5, 1975).

1964: It was 36° F in Palm Springs, the lowest temperature on record for May.

1964: It was 15° F overnight at White Mountain, CA (Mono Co.), establishing a then-new U.S. record low for May

1950: The morning low temperature at Glenbrook, NV, (east shore Lake Tahoe) was 16° F.

Source: NWS San Francisco/Monterey, Hanford, Reno, & San Diego



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