Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

IN 1991...FOUR STRONG TORNADOES STRUCK SOUTH CENTRAL
KANSAS.  HARDEST HIT WAS THE WILLOWBROOK SUBDIVISION NEAR
HUTCHINSON...WHERE 13 HOMES WERE DESTROYED.  IN ALL...THE
TORNADO DESTROYED 23 HOMES...HEAVILY DAMAGED 35
MORE...AND CAUSED $15 MILLION DAMAGE.

&&

IN 1913...THE SECOND DEADLIEST FLOOD IN UNITED STATES
HISTORY REACHED A PEAK.  TEN INCH RAINS OVER A WIDE AREA
OF THE OHIO RIVER BASIN INUNDATED CITIES IN
OHIO...DROWNING 467 PEOPLE AND CAUSING $147 MILLION
DAMAGE.  IN DAYTON...THE MIAMI RIVER REACHED A LEVEL 8
FEET HIGHER THAN THE PREVIOUS RECORD.

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