Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
600 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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

IN 1880...WEATHER OBSERVATIONS WERE TAKEN THIS MORNING
FROM 24 STATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES BY THE ARMY SIGNAL
CORPS.THE INFORMATION WAS TELEGRAPHED TO WASHINGTON
D.C.  SO A NATIONAL MAP COULD BE DRAWN.  THIS WAS THE
FIRST TIME THAT LARGE SCALE OBSERVATIONS WERE TAKEN
SIMULTANEOUSLY AND PLOTTED ON A MAP.  IN 2009...RECORD
OCTOBER SNOWFALLS BURIED MUCH OF NEBRASKA AND
WYOMING...WITH NORTH PLATTE MEASURING 30.3 INCHES WHILE
CHEYENNE RECEIVED 28 INCHES.

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