23 April


US Weather events

US Weather events

1885 134 yrs ago
The city of Denver, CO, was in the midst of a storm which produced 23 inches of snow in 24 hours, and at Idaho Springs CO produced 32 inches of snow. (David Ludlum)
1910 109 yrs ago
The temperature at the Civic Center in Los Angeles, CA, hit 100 degrees to establish an April record for the city. (The Weather Channel)
1983 36 yrs ago
A mini-blizzard produced sixteen inches of snow at Laramie, WY, including a foot of snow in just eight hours during the night. (The Weather Channel)
1987 32 yrs ago
Thunderstorms in the Atlantic Coast Region produced golf ball size hail and wind gusts to 67 mph at Anderson SC. The high winds destroyed two planes at the airport, and the large hail damaged fifty other planes, and severely damaged twenty-three greenhouses. (The National Weather Summary)
1988 31 yrs ago
An intense winter-like storm brought thunderstorms to southern California, and produced snow in some of the higher elevations. Nine girls at Tustin CA were injured when lightning struck the tree under which their softball team had taken shelter from the rain. (The National Weather Summary)
1989 30 yrs ago
Salina, KS, was the hot spot in the nation with a high of 105 degrees. The high of 105 degrees established an April record for the state of Kansas. A total of eighteen cities in the central U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date. (The National Weather Summary)
1990 29 yrs ago
Thunderstorms produced severe weather in West Texas and western Oklahoma. Thunderstorms produced tennis ball size hail at Lake McKenzie TX and at Garden City TX, and produced wind gusts to 90 mph at Gage OK. Thunderstorms drenched southeast Minnesota with heavy rain, with 6.6 inches reported northwest of Browndale. High temperatures were mostly in the 80s across the central U.S. The morning low of 67 degrees at Fargo ND and afternoon high of 91 degrees were both records for the date. (Storm Data)
Data source: http://www.weatherforyou.com/


World records

World records


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F5 tornadoes

F5 tornadoes

1800 219 yrs ago
Hainichen, Germany 2019 fatalities
Homes were completely destroyed, and large swaths of forest were leveled with trees debarked.
Official F5/EF5; undisputed
1908 111 yrs ago
Cuming–Thurston County, Nebraska 2016 fatalities
1908 Dixie tornado outbreak – A well-built two-story home was swept away.
Rated F5/EF5, or mentioned as a possible F5/EF5 by tornado expert Thomas P. Grazulis
1968 51 yrs ago
Wheelersburg–Gallipolis, Ohio 2012 fatalities
1968 Wheelersburg, Ohio tornado outbreak - Homes were swept away, with only their foundations left in some cases. A large metal electrical transmission tower was ripped off at the base and thrown. The F5 rating is disputed as structures swept away were not anchored properly.
Official F5/EF5, but rating is disputed; event may not have been F5/EF5
1968 51 yrs ago
Falmouth, Kentucky 2013 fatalities
1968 Wheelersburg, Ohio tornado outbreak - Mentioned as a possible F5 by Grazulis.
Rated F5/EF5, or mentioned as a possible F5/EF5 by tornado expert Thomas P. Grazulis


Deadly earthquakes

Deadly earthquakes

1909-04-23 17.39 UTC 110 yrs ago
Portugal (map) Magnitude: 6.6 UK
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)30

1933-04-23 05.57 UTC 86 yrs ago
Greece (map) , 35 km deep Magnitude: 6.8 UK
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)74

1992-04-23 15.32 UTC 27 yrs ago
Burma (map) , 7.9 km deep Magnitude: 6.1
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking0
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects0
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)4





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