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Record Report

Statement as of 10:30 PM CDT on July 30, 2014


... Record coolest high temperatures set for July 30th...

Wichitas high temperature of 72 broke the coolest high temperature
record of 73 set back in 1903.

Chanutes high temperature of 72 tied the coolest high temperature
record of 72 set back in 1971.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on July 31, 2014


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

In 1976... the Big Thompson Canyon flash flood unleashed a
night of terror in the Colorado rockies from near Estes
Park down the canyon around 25 miles to Loveland. Caused
by stationary thunderstorms that produced around 1 foot
of rain in about 3 hours that funneled into the Narrow
Canyon... the horrific flash flood produced a wall of
water nearly 20 feet high that carried 10 foot boulders
along the wave front as it sped through the canyon. In 2
hours... the flash flood destroyed 10 miles of Highway
34... killed 145... of which 6 who were never
found... destroyed 418 houses... damaged 138 others and
destroyed 152 businesses. Damages totaled around $40
million.


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