The storm also produced pea-sized hail.
1996: An early season winter-like storm system brought heavy rain to the Valley, heavy snow to the Sierra and post-frontal severe storms to the Valley as well.
Grant Grove received 24" of snow, a record storm total for the month of October at this location.
Edison Lake received 27" and Shaver Lake 15".
An F0 tornado touched down near Fresno and there were a few reports of 0.5" diameter hail in Fresno.
1996: 24" of snow fell at Mammoth Lakes Ranger Station.
1992: Four funnel clouds were spotted in the Valley: one each in Coalinga and Avenal and 2 in Lemoore.
1972: The morning low temperature at Reno, NV, was 13° F.
1972: Coldest low on record in Fresno during the month of October is set, 27° F.
1971: Redwood City had a low temperature of 33° F.
1971: The low temperature was 19° F in Paso Robles, 35° F Pismo Beach, 43° F in San Diego, 33° F in Borrego Springs, and 21° F in Victorville, each the lowest temperature on record for October.
1971: Coldest minimum on record for the month of October in Bakersfield, 29° F.
Lodgepole saw its' coldest minimum on record, 1° F.
1933: 16.3" of snow fell at Tahoe City.
Source: NWS San Francisco/Monterey, Hanford, Reno, Phoenix, & San Diego
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