On this day in 1911, the high temperature at Jackson reached 100 degrees. The normal high for this date is 85.
On this day in 1963, golf ball size hail pelted areas of Lauderdale County.
On this day in 1997, baseball size hail hammered portions of Catahoula Parish.
On this day in 1985, severe thunderstorms produced powerful downburst winds with speeds up to 60 mph in Sunflower County and up to 80 mph in Leflore County.