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(%)
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(mph)
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Chill (ºF)
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(in)
Bowling Green17:53Fair10+261051NW 101630.49
Frankfort17:53Overcast10+241260N 32030.44
Ft. Knox17:58Overcast10+251156N 61830.44
Huntingburg, IN18:15Fair10+19145NW 10830.53
Lexington17:54 Light Snow9191068N 61130.44
Lou. Bowman17:53Overcast10+271253N 71930.48
Lou. International17:56Partly Cloudy10+27845N 101730.47
Somerset18:15Overcast10+211474NE 51430.47
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  This Day in Local Weather History ...
 5 March 1927 → Louisville's earliest final winter freeze.
 5 March 1960 → Bowling Green's coldest March temperature and latest sub-zero reading: -6 degrees.
  This Day in National/World Weather History ...
 5 March 1821 → Presidential inauguration ceremony of James Monroe: Snow began on the evening of the 3rd making Washington snowbound by the afternoon of Sunday the 4th. Snow continued through Inauguration Day today forcing Monroe to take his oath of office in the House Chambers.
 5 March 1960 → On March 3-5, 1960, eastern Massachusetts received their greatest March snowstorm. The storm produced 24-hour snowfall totals of 27.2 inches at Blue Hill Observatory, 17.7 inches at Worcester, and 16.6 inches at Boston. Winds gusted to 70 mph.
 5 March 1963 → A plane carrying Patsy Cline, her manager (who was the pilot), and two other country singers flew into severe thunderstorms and crashed into the woods near Camden, TN. All aboard were killed. Patsy Cline was 30 years old at the time of her death.
 5 March 2000 → A huge wildfire threatened areas around Miami, FL, during a severe drought.

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