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NOUS43 KICT 281100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-281500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

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

IN 1986...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WREAKED HAVOC IN SOUTH
DAKOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND IOWA.  PARTS OF CENTRAL
AND EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA WERE BOMBARDED BY BASEBALL AND
SOFTBALL SIZED HAIL...AS WELL AS THREE F2 TORNADOES THAT
CAUSED AROUND $500,000 DAMAGE.AN F3 TORNADO WITH A
TRACK 40 MILES LONG BUT ONLY AROUND 75 YARDS WIDE CROSSED
THE NEBRASKA/IOWA BORDER 6 MILES SOUTH OF SIOUX CITY.  IT
CAUSED AROUND $50 MILLION DAMAGE IN DAKOTA COUNTY
NEBRASKA AND $500 MILLION DAMAGE IN EXTREME WESTERN IOWA.
IN FACT...6 TORNADOES STRUCK WESTERN AND CENTRAL IOWA.
MOST OF IOWA WAS RAKED BY 60 TO 80 MPH WINDS.  THE WINDS
DERAILED 18 TRAILER FLAT CARS OF A WEST BOUND FREIGHT
TRAIN NEAR BOONE IOWA.SIXTEEN OF THE CARS FELL 187 FEET
INTO THE DES MOINES RIVER.

&&

IN 1819...A SMALL BUT INTENSE HURRICANE STRUCK THE GULF
COAST FROM LOUISIANA TO ALABAMA.  IN MISSISSIPPI...BAY
SAINT LOUIS AND PASS CHRISTIAN TOOK DIRECT HITS WHERE
MOST HOUSES WERE LEVELED.  THE EXACT TOTAL OF FATALITIES
IS UNKNOWN...HOWEVER 41 CREW OF A SAILING SHIP WERE
KILLED.  AT THE TIME...IT WAS CONSIDERED THE WORST
HURRICANE IN 50 YEARS.THESE WERE TWO OF THE AREAS OVER
WHICH HURRICANE CAMILLE...WHICH ACHIEVED A CATEGORY 5
RATING...WOULD CAUSE HORRIFIC DESTRUCTION AND KILL 259
PEOPLE...ON AUGUST 17TH...1969.

$$
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000
NOUS43 KICT 281100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-281500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

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

IN 1986...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WREAKED HAVOC IN SOUTH
DAKOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND IOWA.  PARTS OF CENTRAL
AND EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA WERE BOMBARDED BY BASEBALL AND
SOFTBALL SIZED HAIL...AS WELL AS THREE F2 TORNADOES THAT
CAUSED AROUND $500,000 DAMAGE.AN F3 TORNADO WITH A
TRACK 40 MILES LONG BUT ONLY AROUND 75 YARDS WIDE CROSSED
THE NEBRASKA/IOWA BORDER 6 MILES SOUTH OF SIOUX CITY.  IT
CAUSED AROUND $50 MILLION DAMAGE IN DAKOTA COUNTY
NEBRASKA AND $500 MILLION DAMAGE IN EXTREME WESTERN IOWA.
IN FACT...6 TORNADOES STRUCK WESTERN AND CENTRAL IOWA.
MOST OF IOWA WAS RAKED BY 60 TO 80 MPH WINDS.  THE WINDS
DERAILED 18 TRAILER FLAT CARS OF A WEST BOUND FREIGHT
TRAIN NEAR BOONE IOWA.SIXTEEN OF THE CARS FELL 187 FEET
INTO THE DES MOINES RIVER.

&&

IN 1819...A SMALL BUT INTENSE HURRICANE STRUCK THE GULF
COAST FROM LOUISIANA TO ALABAMA.  IN MISSISSIPPI...BAY
SAINT LOUIS AND PASS CHRISTIAN TOOK DIRECT HITS WHERE
MOST HOUSES WERE LEVELED.  THE EXACT TOTAL OF FATALITIES
IS UNKNOWN...HOWEVER 41 CREW OF A SAILING SHIP WERE
KILLED.  AT THE TIME...IT WAS CONSIDERED THE WORST
HURRICANE IN 50 YEARS.THESE WERE TWO OF THE AREAS OVER
WHICH HURRICANE CAMILLE...WHICH ACHIEVED A CATEGORY 5
RATING...WOULD CAUSE HORRIFIC DESTRUCTION AND KILL 259
PEOPLE...ON AUGUST 17TH...1969.

$$
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000
NOUS43 KICT 271100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-271500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT SUN JUL 27 2014

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

IN 1926...A HURRICANE CAME INLAND NEAR DAYTONA BEACH
FLORIDA...CAUSING $2.5 MILLION DAMAGE IN EASTERN FLORIDA
INCLUDING JACKSONVILLE.  IN 1943...ON A WHIM...AND FLYING
A SINGLE ENGINE PLANE...LIEUTENANT RALPH O`HARE AND
COLONEL DUCKWORTH WERE THE FIRST TO FLY INTO A HURRICANE.
IT STARTED REGULAR AIR FORCE RECONNAISSANCE FLIGHTS INTO
HURRICANES.  INCIDENTLY...RALPH O`HARE IS NOT THE
NAMESAKE FOR O`HARE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...WHICH...IN
1949...WAS NAMED IN HONOR OF EDWARD O`HARE...THE NAVY`S
FIRST FLYING ACE AND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT IN WORLD
WAR II.

$$
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000
NOUS43 KICT 271100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-271500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT SUN JUL 27 2014

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

IN 1926...A HURRICANE CAME INLAND NEAR DAYTONA BEACH
FLORIDA...CAUSING $2.5 MILLION DAMAGE IN EASTERN FLORIDA
INCLUDING JACKSONVILLE.  IN 1943...ON A WHIM...AND FLYING
A SINGLE ENGINE PLANE...LIEUTENANT RALPH O`HARE AND
COLONEL DUCKWORTH WERE THE FIRST TO FLY INTO A HURRICANE.
IT STARTED REGULAR AIR FORCE RECONNAISSANCE FLIGHTS INTO
HURRICANES.  INCIDENTLY...RALPH O`HARE IS NOT THE
NAMESAKE FOR O`HARE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...WHICH...IN
1949...WAS NAMED IN HONOR OF EDWARD O`HARE...THE NAVY`S
FIRST FLYING ACE AND MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT IN WORLD
WAR II.

$$
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000
NOUS43 KICT 261100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

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

IN 1943...THE MERCURY SOARED TO 121 DEGREES AT TISHOMINGO
OKLAHOMA TO SET THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR
OKLAHOMA.  IN 1987...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS RAGED FROM
WISCONSIN AND ILLINOIS TO MAINE AND NEW JERSEY.  MCHENRY
COUNTY ILLINOIS...LOCATED ALONG THE ILLINOIS/WISCONSIN
BORDER...WAS RAVAGED BY 2 INCH HAIL.  IN NORTHWEST NEW
JERSEY...90 MPH WINDS WERE ROARING THROUGH BLAIRSTOWN
WHEN THE ANEMOMETER BROKE.  MEANWHILE...70 MPH WINDS
ROARED THROUGH PARTS OF MAINE.

&&

IN 1960...SALT LAKE CITY SET AN ALL TIME RECORD HIGH OF
107 DEGREES.

$$
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000
NOUS43 KICT 261100
PNSICT
KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-261500-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

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

IN 1943...THE MERCURY SOARED TO 121 DEGREES AT TISHOMINGO
OKLAHOMA TO SET THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR
OKLAHOMA.  IN 1987...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS RAGED FROM
WISCONSIN AND ILLINOIS TO MAINE AND NEW JERSEY.  MCHENRY
COUNTY ILLINOIS...LOCATED ALONG THE ILLINOIS/WISCONSIN
BORDER...WAS RAVAGED BY 2 INCH HAIL.  IN NORTHWEST NEW
JERSEY...90 MPH WINDS WERE ROARING THROUGH BLAIRSTOWN
WHEN THE ANEMOMETER BROKE.  MEANWHILE...70 MPH WINDS
ROARED THROUGH PARTS OF MAINE.

&&

IN 1960...SALT LAKE CITY SET AN ALL TIME RECORD HIGH OF
107 DEGREES.

$$
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