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MAY 22ND, 1987-A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet.

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MAY 22ND, 1987 A powerful tornado virtually wiped the small southwest Texas community of Saragosa off the map. The twister destroyed eighty- five percent of the structures in the town killing thirty persons and injuring 121 others in the town of population 183. The tornado hurled trucks and autos through adobe and wood- frame homes, with some vehicles blown 500 feet.
 
MAY 22ND, 1832 Kennebec River discharges 140,000 cu. ft. per second during a flood at Waterville, ME.
 
MAY 21ST, 1860 A swarm of tornadoes occurred in the Ohio Valley. Tornadoes struck the cities of Louisville KY, Cincinnati OH, Chillicothe OH and Marietta OH causing a million dollars damage.
 
MAY 21ST, 1896 The mercury soared to 124 degrees at Salton CA to establish a U.S. record for May.
 
MAY 20TH, 1916 On the same day on this year and again in 1917 and 1918, tornadoes strike Codell, KS.
 
MAY 20TH, 1957 A tornado touched down to the southwest of Kansas City and traveled a distance of seventy-one miles cutting a swath of near total destruction through the southeastern suburbs of Ruskin Heights and Hickman Mills. The tornado claimed the lives of forty-five persons, and left hundreds homeless. It was the worst weather disaster of record for Kansas City. About all that remained of one house was a small table and a fish bowl atop, with the fish still swimming about inside the bowl, rather unconcerned.
 
MAY 19TH, 1955 Lake Maloya NM received 11.28 inches of rain in 24 hours to establish a state record.
 
MAY 19TH, 1780 The infamous "dark day" in New England tradition. At noon it was nearly as dark as night. Chickens went to roost, and many persons were fearful of divine wrath. The phenomena was caused by forest fires to the west of New England.
 
MAY 18TH, 1980 Mount Saint Helens (in Washington State) erupted spewing ash and smoke sixty-three thousand feet into the air. Heavy ash covered the ground to the immediate northwest, and small particles were carried to the Atlantic coast.
 
MAY 18TH, 1825 A tornado (said to have crossed all of the state of Ohio) smashed into the log cabin settlement of Burlington, northeast of Columbus.
 
MAY 17TH, 1883 A three day flood in the Black Hills of western South Dakota resulted in a million dollars damage at Rapid City.
 
Wind Advisory
Issued By NWS Field Office Broadcast Time Mon, 29 Dec 2014 03:43:00 PST
Issuing Time Mon, 29 Dec 2014 03:43:00 PST Valid Until Mon, 29 Dec 2014 03:43:00 PST

Strong northerly winds are forecast to develop across the San Francisco Bay Area by midday Tuesday and continue through midday Wednesday. A strong..cold and dry storm system will sweep into northern and central California late Monday night and Tuesday morning. This system will generate strong and gusty north to northest winds across the region from midday Tuesday through midday Wednesday.

History
Weather Station: Sikorsky Memorial Airport , CT , US
May Data Choose another month
Averages
Average High Temperature
37.04 °F
Average Low Temperature
23.00 °F
Average Mean Temp
30.02 °F
Average Dew Point
19.94 °F
Average Windspeed
14.94 mph
Average Wind Direction
293.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
73.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
61.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.20
Average Snowfall (US Only)
7.01
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
11
Days With Thunderstorms
*
Days With Fog
12
Days With Snow
5
Days With Lows Below Freezing
31
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
64.94 °F
Record Low
-7.06 °F
Record Wind Speed
68.88 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
66.0 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
16.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
11.19 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
4.29 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.40 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
37.94 °F
Average Low Temperature
24.08 °F
Average Mean Temp
32.00 °F
Average Dew Point
19.94 °F
Average Windspeed
16.06 mph
Average Wind Direction
315.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
72.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
59.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
2.90
Average Snowfall (US Only)
7.01
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
10
Days With Thunderstorms
*
Days With Fog
11
Days With Snow
4
Days With Lows Below Freezing
28
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
66.92 °F
Record Low
-5.08 °F
Record Wind Speed
65.47 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
60.9 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
16.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
6.62 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
2.29 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.40 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
46.04 °F
Average Low Temperature
30.92 °F
Average Mean Temp
39.02 °F
Average Dew Point
26.06 °F
Average Windspeed
16.06 mph
Average Wind Direction
315.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
72.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
56.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.70
Average Snowfall (US Only)
5.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
11
Days With Thunderstorms
1
Days With Fog
14
Days With Snow
3
Days With Lows Below Freezing
31
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
84.02 °F
Record Low
3.92 °F
Record Wind Speed
71.18 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
55.8 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
10.99 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
9.42 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
4.22 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.70 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
57.02 °F
Average Low Temperature
39.92 °F
Average Mean Temp
48.92 °F
Average Dew Point
35.96 °F
Average Windspeed
12.65 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
72.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
55.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.70
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.98
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
11
Days With Thunderstorms
2
Days With Fog
13
Days With Snow
*
Days With Lows Below Freezing
25
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
*
Records
Record High
91.04 °F
Record Low
17.96 °F
Record Wind Speed
58.53 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
15.2 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
5.99 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
10.72 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
3.11 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.70 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
66.92 °F
Average Low Temperature
50.00 °F
Average Mean Temp
59.00 °F
Average Dew Point
46.94 °F
Average Windspeed
11.47 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
76.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
59.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.70
Average Snowfall (US Only)
*
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
11
Days With Thunderstorms
3
Days With Fog
15
Days With Snow
0
Days With Lows Below Freezing
7
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
*
Records
Record High
91.94 °F
Record Low
30.92 °F
Record Wind Speed
58.53 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
* "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
* "
Record Monthly Rainfall
9.50 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
3.19 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.40 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
75.92 °F
Average Low Temperature
59.00 °F
Average Mean Temp
68.00 °F
Average Dew Point
57.02 °F
Average Windspeed
10.35 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
77.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
60.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.10
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
10
Days With Thunderstorms
4
Days With Fog
16
Days With Snow
0
Days With Lows Below Freezing
*
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
1
Records
Record High
96.08 °F
Record Low
41.00 °F
Record Wind Speed
55.12 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
0.0 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
0.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
17.69 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
6.19 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.10 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
82.04 °F
Average Low Temperature
64.94 °F
Average Mean Temp
73.94 °F
Average Dew Point
62.96 °F
Average Windspeed
10.35 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
79.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
60.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.70
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
9
Days With Thunderstorms
5
Days With Fog
16
Days With Snow
0
Days With Lows Below Freezing
0
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
3
Records
Record High
102.92 °F
Record Low
48.92 °F
Record Wind Speed
62.00 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
0.0 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
0.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
12.80 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
5.91 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.50 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
80.96 °F
Average Low Temperature
64.94 °F
Average Mean Temp
73.04 °F
Average Dew Point
62.96 °F
Average Windspeed
10.35 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
80.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
61.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.80
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
9
Days With Thunderstorms
4
Days With Fog
16
Days With Snow
0
Days With Lows Below Freezing
*
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
2
Records
Record High
100.04 °F
Record Low
44.06 °F
Record Wind Speed
76.94 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
0.0 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
0.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
13.32 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
4.69 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.70 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
73.94 °F
Average Low Temperature
57.02 °F
Average Mean Temp
66.02 °F
Average Dew Point
55.94 °F
Average Windspeed
12.65 mph
Average Wind Direction
225.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
81.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
61.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.00
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
8
Days With Thunderstorms
2
Days With Fog
15
Days With Snow
0
Days With Lows Below Freezing
2
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
*
Records
Record High
98.96 °F
Record Low
35.96 °F
Record Wind Speed
68.88 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
0.0 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
0.00 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
7.41 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
4.49 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.40 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
64.04 °F
Average Low Temperature
46.94 °F
Average Mean Temp
55.94 °F
Average Dew Point
44.96 °F
Average Windspeed
12.65 mph
Average Wind Direction
45.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
79.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
60.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.20
Average Snowfall (US Only)
*
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
7
Days With Thunderstorms
1
Days With Fog
13
Days With Snow
*
Days With Lows Below Freezing
14
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
84.92 °F
Record Low
26.06 °F
Record Wind Speed
75.76 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
2.5 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
0.98 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
10.72 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
4.81 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.30 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
53.06 °F
Average Low Temperature
37.94 °F
Average Mean Temp
46.04 °F
Average Dew Point
35.96 °F
Average Windspeed
13.76 mph
Average Wind Direction
293.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
77.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
62.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.80
Average Snowfall (US Only)
0.98
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
10
Days With Thunderstorms
*
Days With Fog
13
Days With Snow
1
Days With Lows Below Freezing
25
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
78.08 °F
Record Low
15.98 °F
Record Wind Speed
57.41 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
17.8 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
5.99 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
10.20 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
3.11 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.40 "
Averages
Average High Temperature
41.00 °F
Average Low Temperature
26.96 °F
Average Mean Temp
35.06 °F
Average Dew Point
24.98 °F
Average Windspeed
14.94 mph
Average Wind Direction
293.0
Average Morning Relative Humidity
74.0
Average Afternoon Relative Humidity
63.0
Typical Sky Cover
OVR
Average Precipitation (US Only)
3.50
Average Snowfall (US Only)
5.00
Daily Counts
Days With Precipitation
11
Days With Thunderstorms
*
Days With Fog
13
Days With Snow
4
Days With Lows Below Freezing
30
Days above 90° F (32.2° C)
0
Records
Record High
64.94 °F
Record Low
-4.00 °F
Record Wind Speed
65.47 mph
Record Monthly Snowfall
53.3 "
Record 24-hour Snowfall
15.01 "
Record Monthly Rainfall
7.88 "
Record 24-hour Rainfall
3.70 "
Record Minimum Monthly Precipitation
0.30 "
Day   Reason Upper Soil Moisture Lower Soil Moisture
Sunday cw_fire_moderate
Fire danger moderate 26% 0%
Monday cw_fire_low
Fire danger low 26% 0%
Tuesday cw_fire_vlow
Fire danger very low 26% 0%
Wednesday cw_fire_vlow
Fire danger very low 26% 0%
Thursday cw_fire_vlow
Fire danger very low 26% 0%
Friday cw_fire_vlow
Fire danger very low 26% 0%
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