... On this date in weather history...
In 1998, around 5 inches of rain fell during a thunderstorm in
Benkelman Nebraska. Many homes had basements flooded with water
and mud. Several cars were stalled and roads were damaged.
In 2007, thunderstorms produced five tornadoes from Wallace County
east through Logan, Sheridan and Graham counties. All tornadoes
occurred over open fields with no known damage. Flash flooding and
hail to two inches was also reported in Graham County.