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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM MDT on August 26, 2016


... On this date in weather history...

In 2002, thunderstorms developed rapidly in Dundy and Hitchcock
counties in southwest Nebraska, with reports of softball size hail,
87 mph winds and a tornado. For the next six hours, a small
cluster of thunderstorms approximately two counties wide continued
to produce violent weather across western Kansas. A 91 mph wind
gust was reported at the Bird City Airport and a 96 mph gust was
measured 4 miles east of Kanorado. Further east, flash flooding
occurred in Rawlins, Thomas and Logan counties in Kansas. The
city of Colby closed roads for a few hours which were made
temporarily impassible due to high water and debris.


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