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San Francisco had most October rainy days since 19th century

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Forecasters say San Francisco’s 12 days of rain in October were the most in a single month in more than a century. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2fCjr2i ) the city’s October record of 13 rainy days occurred in 1889. San Francisco received 2.43 inches of precipitation last month, which was […]
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