The Storm Report Rewind for July 29

In 1898 - The temperature at Prineville, Oregon, soared to 119 degrees to establish a state record, which was tied on the 10th of August at Pendleton.

In 1905 - Heavy rain in southwestern Connecticut caused a dam break, and the resulting flood caused a quarter of a million dollars damage at Bridgeport.  As much as eleven inches of rain fell prior to the flood.

In 1981 - Fifty cattle, each weighing 800 pounds, were killed by lightning near Vance, Alabama.  The lightning struck a tree and then spread along the ground killing the cattle.