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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
500 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

IN 1932, THE HIGH REACHED 80 DEGREES AT GOODLAND, WHICH HAS 
HAPPENED ONLY 4 TIMES DURING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY. 

FEB 29
IN 2004, A WINTER STORM BLEW THROUGH THE TRI STATE AREA. ALTHOUGH 
SNOW TOTALS WERE NOT IMPRESSIVE, THE ACCOMPANYING WIND REACHING 
50 TO 60 MPH IN MANY AREAS BROUGHT WHITEOUT CONDITIONS, AND CLOSED 
INTERSTATE 70 FROM COLBY TO DENVER. THE PEAK WIND IN THE AREA WAS 
REPORTED AT FLAGLER COLORADO, WHERE A GUST OF 66 MPH 
OCCURRED, AND BLEW 2 INCHES OF SNOW INTO 3 TO 4 FOOT DRIFTS.

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