The temperature at Prineville, Oregon soared to 119 degrees to establish a state record, which was tied on the 10th of August at Pendleton.
Mississippi's record high temperature of 115 was reached at Holly Springs.
Intense thunderstorms belted Rhode Island during the evening. 5.57 inches of rain fell at T.F. Green Airport in Providence along with 1/2 hail. 6.25 inches was recorded at Point Judith. hail accumulated to depth of 4 inches at Narragansett with 6.03 inches of rain to boot.
A thunderstorm at Janesville, Wisconsin produced wind gusts to 104 mph which flipped two airplanes over and blew another plane 300 feet down the runway.
Afternoon and evening thunderstorms deluged the foothills and adjacent plains of eastern Colorado with heavy rain. 6 to 7.5 inches was reported in 8 hours north of Greeley. Hail and heavy rain caused several million dollars damage in Weld County.