Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
500 AM MST MON NOV 10 2014

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

IN 2000, A STRONG WINTER STORM SYSTEM PRODUCED A VARIETY OF SEVERE
WINTER WEATHER ACROSS NORTHWEST KANSAS. THE STORM STARTED AS A
FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE EVENT ON THE 10TH OF NOVEMBER. THIS
RESULTED IN ICY ROADS CAUSING NUMEROUS TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ACROSS THE
AREA INCLUDING SEMI TRACTOR TRAILERS JACKKNIFING ALONG INTERSTATE
70. THE FREEZING PRECIPITATION THEN CHANGED OVER TO HEAVY SNOW FOR
PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST KANSAS EARLY ON THE 11TH. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
RANGED FROM 12 INCHES ACROSS DECATUR AND RAWLINS COUNTIES TO 1 TO 2
INCHES ACROSS GREELEY AND WICHITA COUNTIES.

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