Last 7 Days
1917: Long tornado--damage trail said to extend 293 miles--struck Mattoon and Charleston, Illinois, approximately $2 million in damages
1955: A tornado tore through Blackwell, Oklahoma. One survivor claimed that it had an orange, glowing light in its center.
1940: Hail fell to a depth of 6 to 8 inches near Ada, Oklahoma
1882: Late season snowstorm blanketed eastern Iowa with 4 to 6 inches of snow
1911: Lewiston, Maine, reached 101 degrees F
1896: 124 degrees F in Salton, California
1916: Cordell, Kansas, hit by a tornado