July 2: On this day in 1998 severe thunderstorms moved across portions of Morrill
and Kimball counties of Nebraska and produced winds up to 80 mph in some
July 3: An unusual high wind event struck Cheyenne on this day in 1993, with a peak
gust of 79 mph recorded. Amongst other damage the winds ripped off the roof
of the new grandstand at the fairgrounds.
July 4: On this date last year scattered severe thunderstorms produced several weak
tornadoes and some large hail across parts of extreme southeast Wyoming
into the southern Nebraska panhandle. The tornadoes occurred over open
country. Strong winds estimated at around 75 mph caused some damage
around Bridgeport, Nebraska
On this day in 2001 a severe hailstorm struck Scottsbluff, producing hail up to
3 inches in diameter. About 12 people were injured with damage estimated to
have been about 50 million.
On this day in 1915 Cheyenne recorded its coldest temperature on record for
July when the temperature bottomed out at 33 degrees.
July 5: On this day in 1895 Scottsbluff recorded its lowest July temperature on record
with a low of 35 degrees.
July 6: On this day in 1994 a severe thunderstorm produced baseball sized hail in
Bridgeport, Neb., as well as a tornado that destroyed 3 houses northeast of
On this same day just two years earlier, in 1992, the Bridgeport area was struck
by severe storms that produced hail up to 3 inches in diameter just north of town.
July 7: On this day in 1998 Scottsbluff was deluged with 1.67 inches of rain.
Hot temperatures covered much of the region on this day in 1989, with highs of
109 degrees recorded at Scottsbluff and near Chadron. A high of 103 was
recorded near Wheatland, Wy while a high of 102 was recorded near Alliance,
July 8: On this day in 1961 a thunderstorm dropped 2.29 inches of rain on Kimball,