On This Day In Weather History - July 28
July 28th, along with the 27th, is second to July 30th with the greatest number of days with a high temperature of 100 degrees or more.
A severe storm with hail up to an inch and a half in diameter broke windows, ruined roofs, and stripped trees of leaves near Benson, AZ. The temperature dropped to 37 degrees, and hail was three to four inches deep with drifts 46 inches high.
Fort Collins, CO was inundated by a once-in-500-years flood that sent a 20-foot wall of water rushing through the city. Five people died.