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NOUS43 KICT 271200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-271600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1989...JANUARY WAS A REAL GEM FOR ALASKA AS LOW
PRESSURE CENTERED OVER NORTH-CENTRAL ALASKA CONTINUED TO
FUNNEL A SIBERIAN AIR MASS INTO THE LAST FRONTIER.  THE
HORRIFIC COLD SENT TEMPERATURES TUMBLING INTO A THERMAL
MARIANAS TRENCH IN THE HEART OF THE STATE AS THE SMALL
TOWN OF TANANA PLUNGED TO A SPINE TINGLING 76 BELOW
ZERO...MCGRATH TO 74 BELOW...AND GALENA TO 68 BELOW.  IN
FACT...TANANA WOULD REMAIN COLDER THAN 40 BELOW FROM
JANUARY 15TH THROUGH THE 31ST...A 17 DAY SPAN! FAIRBANKS
WAS ALSO FRIGHTENINGLY FRIGID...REMAINING AT OR COLDER
THAN 30 BELOW ZERO FOR AN INCREDIBLE 13 CONSECUTIVE DAYS
FROM THE 18TH TO THE 30TH!

&&

IN 1772...THE WASHINGTON AND JEFFERSON SNOWSTORM
OCCURRED.  GEORGE WASHINGTON REPORTED AROUND 3 FEET OF
SNOW IN MOUNT VERNON WHILE THOMAS JEFFERSON REPORTED
SIMILAR ACCUMULATIONS IN MONTICELLO.

$$
AUTO




000
NOUS43 KICT 271200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-271600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1989...JANUARY WAS A REAL GEM FOR ALASKA AS LOW
PRESSURE CENTERED OVER NORTH-CENTRAL ALASKA CONTINUED TO
FUNNEL A SIBERIAN AIR MASS INTO THE LAST FRONTIER.  THE
HORRIFIC COLD SENT TEMPERATURES TUMBLING INTO A THERMAL
MARIANAS TRENCH IN THE HEART OF THE STATE AS THE SMALL
TOWN OF TANANA PLUNGED TO A SPINE TINGLING 76 BELOW
ZERO...MCGRATH TO 74 BELOW...AND GALENA TO 68 BELOW.  IN
FACT...TANANA WOULD REMAIN COLDER THAN 40 BELOW FROM
JANUARY 15TH THROUGH THE 31ST...A 17 DAY SPAN! FAIRBANKS
WAS ALSO FRIGHTENINGLY FRIGID...REMAINING AT OR COLDER
THAN 30 BELOW ZERO FOR AN INCREDIBLE 13 CONSECUTIVE DAYS
FROM THE 18TH TO THE 30TH!

&&

IN 1772...THE WASHINGTON AND JEFFERSON SNOWSTORM
OCCURRED.  GEORGE WASHINGTON REPORTED AROUND 3 FEET OF
SNOW IN MOUNT VERNON WHILE THOMAS JEFFERSON REPORTED
SIMILAR ACCUMULATIONS IN MONTICELLO.

$$
AUTO





000
NOUS43 KICT 261200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1978...A PARALYZING BLIZZARD STRUCK THE MIDWEST.  FROM
TWO TO NEARLY THREE AND A HALF FEET OF SNOW OVERWHELMED
INDIANA...WHILE ONE TO THREE FEET OF SNOW BURIED
MICHIGAN.  THE STRONG WINDS PRODUCED DRIFTS ACROSS BOTH
STATES THAT...IN SOME CASES...WERE 20 FEET HIGH! NO
DOUBT...THOUSANDS OF TRAVELERS WERE STRANDED ON HIGHWAYS
AND INTERSTATES.  DURING THE BLIZZARD...TEMPERATURES FELL
FROM THE 40S TO NEAR ZERO.

$$
AUTO




000
NOUS43 KICT 261200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1978...A PARALYZING BLIZZARD STRUCK THE MIDWEST.  FROM
TWO TO NEARLY THREE AND A HALF FEET OF SNOW OVERWHELMED
INDIANA...WHILE ONE TO THREE FEET OF SNOW BURIED
MICHIGAN.  THE STRONG WINDS PRODUCED DRIFTS ACROSS BOTH
STATES THAT...IN SOME CASES...WERE 20 FEET HIGH! NO
DOUBT...THOUSANDS OF TRAVELERS WERE STRANDED ON HIGHWAYS
AND INTERSTATES.  DURING THE BLIZZARD...TEMPERATURES FELL
FROM THE 40S TO NEAR ZERO.

$$
AUTO





000
NOUS43 KICT 252244
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261044-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
444 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015


...LATEST PEAK WIND REPORTS TODAY THROUGH 430 PM...

LOCATION                     SPEED     TIME/DATE
7 SW WESTFALL                50 MPH    0424 AM 01/25
MCPHERSON                    49 MPH    1024 AM 01/25
COFFEYVILLE AIRPORT          48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
HUTCHINSON AIRPORT           48 MPH    0949 AM 01/25
WICHITA MID-CONTINENT        48 MPH    1025 AM 01/25
2 N EUREKA                   48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
SALINA AIRPORT               47 MPH    0647 AM 01/25
3 NNW STRONG CITY            46 MPH    1130 AM 01/25
STROTHER FIELD AIRPORT       45 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
3 N WELLINGTON               45 MPH    1248 PM 01/25
4 E MATFIELD GREEN           45 MPH    0800 AM 01/25
MULVANE                      45 MPH    0257 PM 01/25
6 S MAIZE                    44 MPH    0307 PM 01/25
WICHITA JABARA AIRPORT       44 MPH    1149 AM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE AIRPORT         44 MPH    0927 AM 01/25
MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE     43 MPH    1211 PM 01/25
GREAT BEND AIRPORT           43 MPH    1115 AM 01/25
CHANUTE AIRPORT              43 MPH    1124 AM 01/25
4 NNW CLEARWATER             43 MPH    1220 PM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE                 43 MPH    1035 AM 01/25


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

$$

NWS WICHITA KS




000
NOUS43 KICT 252244
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261044-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
444 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015


...LATEST PEAK WIND REPORTS TODAY THROUGH 430 PM...

LOCATION                     SPEED     TIME/DATE
7 SW WESTFALL                50 MPH    0424 AM 01/25
MCPHERSON                    49 MPH    1024 AM 01/25
COFFEYVILLE AIRPORT          48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
HUTCHINSON AIRPORT           48 MPH    0949 AM 01/25
WICHITA MID-CONTINENT        48 MPH    1025 AM 01/25
2 N EUREKA                   48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
SALINA AIRPORT               47 MPH    0647 AM 01/25
3 NNW STRONG CITY            46 MPH    1130 AM 01/25
STROTHER FIELD AIRPORT       45 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
3 N WELLINGTON               45 MPH    1248 PM 01/25
4 E MATFIELD GREEN           45 MPH    0800 AM 01/25
MULVANE                      45 MPH    0257 PM 01/25
6 S MAIZE                    44 MPH    0307 PM 01/25
WICHITA JABARA AIRPORT       44 MPH    1149 AM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE AIRPORT         44 MPH    0927 AM 01/25
MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE     43 MPH    1211 PM 01/25
GREAT BEND AIRPORT           43 MPH    1115 AM 01/25
CHANUTE AIRPORT              43 MPH    1124 AM 01/25
4 NNW CLEARWATER             43 MPH    1220 PM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE                 43 MPH    1035 AM 01/25


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

$$

NWS WICHITA KS





000
NOUS43 KICT 251826
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-260625-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1225 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015


...LATEST WIND REPORTS...

LOCATION                     SPEED     TIME/DATE
7 SW WESTFALL                50 MPH    0424 AM 01/25
MCPHERSON                    49 MPH    1024 AM 01/25
COFFEYVILLE MUNICIPAL AIRPOR 48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
HUTCHINSON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 48 MPH    0949 AM 01/25
5 WSW DOWNTOWN WICHITA       48 MPH    1025 AM 01/25
2 N EUREKA                   48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
SALINA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT     47 MPH    0647 AM 01/25
3 NNW STRONG CITY            46 MPH    1130 AM 01/25
STROTHER FIELD AIRPORT       45 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
4 E MATFIELD GREEN           45 MPH    0800 AM 01/25
MULVANE                      45 MPH    1204 PM 01/25
COLONEL JAMES JABARA AIRPORT 44 MPH    1149 AM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE AIRPORT         44 MPH    0923 AM 01/25
3 N WELLINGTON               44 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE     43 MPH    1051 AM 01/25
GREAT BEND MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 43 MPH    1115 AM 01/25


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

$$

NWS WICHITA KS





000
NOUS43 KICT 251826
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-260625-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1225 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015


...LATEST WIND REPORTS...

LOCATION                     SPEED     TIME/DATE
7 SW WESTFALL                50 MPH    0424 AM 01/25
MCPHERSON                    49 MPH    1024 AM 01/25
COFFEYVILLE MUNICIPAL AIRPOR 48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
HUTCHINSON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 48 MPH    0949 AM 01/25
5 WSW DOWNTOWN WICHITA       48 MPH    1025 AM 01/25
2 N EUREKA                   48 MPH    0918 AM 01/25
SALINA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT     47 MPH    0647 AM 01/25
3 NNW STRONG CITY            46 MPH    1130 AM 01/25
STROTHER FIELD AIRPORT       45 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
4 E MATFIELD GREEN           45 MPH    0800 AM 01/25
MULVANE                      45 MPH    1204 PM 01/25
COLONEL JAMES JABARA AIRPORT 44 MPH    1149 AM 01/25
INDEPENDENCE AIRPORT         44 MPH    0923 AM 01/25
3 N WELLINGTON               44 MPH    1058 AM 01/25
MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE     43 MPH    1051 AM 01/25
GREAT BEND MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 43 MPH    1115 AM 01/25


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

$$

NWS WICHITA KS




000
NOUS43 KICT 251200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-251600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1989...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS STRUCK THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS.  ONE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IN CENTRAL TEXAS SPAWNED
A TORNADO THAT INJURED 3 PEOPLE IN TROY...LOCATED ABOUT
30 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WACO.

&&

IN 1821...THE HUDSON RIVER FROZE DURING THE COLDEST
WINTER SINCE 1780.  THOUSANDS CROSSED ON THE ICE FROM NEW
YORK CITY TO NEW JERSEY.

$$
AUTO





000
NOUS43 KICT 251200
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-251600-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

...ON THIS DATE IN WEATHER HISTORY...

IN 1989...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS STRUCK THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS.  ONE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IN CENTRAL TEXAS SPAWNED
A TORNADO THAT INJURED 3 PEOPLE IN TROY...LOCATED ABOUT
30 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WACO.

&&

IN 1821...THE HUDSON RIVER FROZE DURING THE COLDEST
WINTER SINCE 1780.  THOUSANDS CROSSED ON THE ICE FROM NEW
YORK CITY TO NEW JERSEY.

$$
AUTO




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