Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

IN 1933...THE TEMPERATURE AT THE RIVERSIDE RANGER STATION
IN MONTANA PLUNGED TO 66 BELOW ZERO TO ESTABLISH NOT ONLY
A STATE RECORD...BUT A NATIONAL RECORD AS WELL THAT STOOD
UNTIL 1954.  WYOMING ALSO SET A STATE RECORD LOW WHEN THE
MERCURY TUMBLED TO 63 BELOW IN MORAN...LOCATED IN
NORTHWEST WYOMING AT THE GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK.

&&

IN 1987...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS WAS WHIPPED BY A SEVERE
BLIZZARD THAT PRODUCED GUSTS AROUND 80 MPH...AROUND 2
FEET OF SNOW...AND 8 FOOT DRIFTS IN CAPE COD.  IT HAD
BEEN THE WORST BLIZZARD TO HIT CAPE COD SINCE 1957.  IN
1934...TEMPERATURES TUMBLED TO 51 BELOW IN VANDERBILT TO
SET A RECORD FOR THE STATE OF MICHIGAN.  IN STILLWATER
NEW YORK...THE MERCURY PLUNGED TO 52 BELOW TO SET A
RECORD FOR THE EMPIRE STATE.

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