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 25 October 1805 → Snow began falling in west central Indiana during the afternoon and continued into the next day. At Fort Wayne, IN the snowfall reached a foot in depth.
 25 October 1859 → The sinking of the British ship The Royal Charter in 1859 began a string of ships damaged by severe weather, which led to the issuance of gale warnings in England the following year.
 25 October 1921 → A hurricane made landfall at Tarpon Springs, FL, as a Category 3 (after weakening from a Category 4), causing several million dollars in damage.
 25 October 1977 → Dutch Harbor, AK set the U.S. record for lowest barometric pressure in a non-tropical storm: 27.35 inches.
 25 October 1992 → The final tropical storm of the season, Zeke, was born in the eastern Pacific. It broke the record for the most named storms in one year in that region.

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September 16, 2006:

Two weak tornadoes touched down briefly west and north of Clark in the late afternoon. No damage occurred.


Record Highs: Record Lows:
Aberdeen: 96 (1925) Aberdeen: 27 (1893)
Kennebec: 102 (1910) Kennebec: 27 (1903)
Mobridge: 95 (2002) Mobridge: 30 (1916)
Pierre: 98 (2000) Pierre: 35 (1971)
Sisseton: 94 (1948) Sisseton: 28 (1903)
Timber Lake: 98 (1926) Timber Lake: 29 (1957)
Watertown: 90 (1925) Watertown: 25 (1903)
Wheaton: 95 (1955) Wheaton: 34 (2007)

Record Precipitation:
Aberdeen: 1.60" (1917)
Kennebec: 1.36" (1965)
Mobridge: 1.18" (1986)
Pierre: 2.03" (1975)
Sisseton: 1.20" (1968)
Timber Lake: 0.93" (1913)
Watertown: 0.91" (1986)
Wheaton: 0.83" (2010)


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