On Sep 9 in weather history...

1971 -- Hurricane Ginger formed in the Atlantic Ocean. She remained a hurricane for 27 days, becoming the oldest hurricane on record.

1989 -- Thunderstorm winds blew down a tent in Palestine, Indiana injuring several people. Intense lightning at the Purdue - Miami of Ohio football game cleared the stands.

1992 -- Four were injured in Washtenaw County, Michigan when lightning struck a wet playing field.

2001 -- A thunderstorm blew a tree down one mile north of Hamilton (Steuben County). Trees were blown down in Hillsdale County, especially in Reading and on Somerset Road in Somerset.

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