This Week in Weather 6/29/19-7/5/19

What were the biggest weather stories of the week? Take a look below.

  • Both Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30 made it into the Top 10 busiest severe days of 2019:
    • Saturday, June 29
      • Sits at #8 with 252 filtered reports
      • 218 of those were wind reports (86.5%)
    • Sunday, June 30
      • Tied at #4 with 311 filtered reports (so far, may increase)
      • 266 of those were wind reports (85.5%)
  • Portland, OR reported an EF0 tornado moved through the area on Monday, July 1. This is only the 5th tornado reported in city limits since 1876!
  • An all-time temperature record was set in Anchorage, AK on Friday, July 5 hitting an astonishing 90°! The previous record of 85° was set in June 14, 1969.
  • A magnitude 6.9 earthquake was felt across southern California on Friday, July 5.

Always remember to get your area’s forecast by watching The Weather Channel!


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