Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

IN 1990...THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED FROM WEST TEXAS TO
WESTERN ARKANSAS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
BASEBALL SIZED HAIL BOMBARDED PARTS OF THE CENTRAL RED
RIVER IN SILO OKLAHOMA AND NEAR CAPPS CORNER
TEXAS...WHICH IS 80 MILES NORTHWEST OF DALLAS.IN
1921...SILVER LAKE COLORADO...LOCATED AROUND 25 MILES
NORTHWEST OF BOULDER...WAS MOST DEFINITELY SNOWED UNDER
WHEN A HISTORIC...AND OBVIOUSLY LATE SEASON...WINTER
STORM OVERWHELMED THE RESORT WITH NEARLY 6.5 FEET OF
SNOW...76 INCHES TO MORE EXACT.  THIS SET A 24 HOUR
RECORD FOR THE UNITED STATES.  OVERALL...87 INCHES...7.25
FEET...WERE MEASURED FROM THIS HISTORIC WINTER STORM.

&&

IN 1994...A BLIZZARD STRUCK HAWAII.  OF COURSE...NOT AT
SEA LEVEL.  THE BLIZZARD CLOSED ROADS ABOVE 10,000 FEET
ON MAUNA KEA AND MAUNA LOA FOR 2 DAYS.

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