On This Day In Weather History - December 27


1904   A winter storm blanketed Kansas City with 7.3 inches of snow. The low for the day was one above zero and the high was only 12 degrees.


1978   Antarctica reached a high temperature of 7.5 degrees. The average winter temperature is -60.

1996   One person was killed in a chain-reaction car accident that involved 50 vehicles on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in Tampa Bay, FL. The accident was caused by dense fog in the area.

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