On This Day In Weather History - October 22

Local


1977   Showers and thunderstorms deluged Kansas City with 2.82 inches of rain, most of which fell between midnight and 8am.


National


1965   A heat wave of record duration hit southern California. Los Angeles had 100 degree readings each day from the 20th to the 29th. San Diego hit 104.

1996   19.19 inches of rain fell at Camp Ellis, Maine, setting the state's all-time record.

1997   The World Series game in Cleveland between the Indians and Florida Marlins featured snow showers and the coldest temperatures in World Series history.

2005   Isla Mujeres, Mexico set the Northern Hemisphere's and Western Hemisphere's 24-hour rainfall record with 64.30 inches.


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