Daily U.S. Extremes

past 24 hours

  Extreme Location
High N/A
Low N/A
Precip N/A

WeatherWhys®

This Day In Weather History

Dulles Airport, Washington, D.C. (1991)
4.25 inches of rain -- normal for all of June is 4.23 inches.

Iowa (1860)
Great Comanche Tornado commenced near Cedar Rapids, IA, and ended over Lake Michigan; 175 killed, destroyed Comanche village on Mississippi River.

Kansas (1959)
Thunderstorms in northwestern Kansas produced up to 18 inches of hail near Salden during the early evening. Crops were completely destroyed and total damage from the storm was nearly 500,000 dollars. Temperature dropped from near 80 degrees before the storm to 38 degrees at the height of the storm.