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This Day in Local Weather History ...
27 February 1999 → Strong thunderstorm winds destroyed two trailers six miles southwest of Brandenburg (Meade County). There was also significant wind damage around Paoli (Orange County). Golf ball sized hail fell at Laconia (Harrison County IN).
27 February 2011 → Dust stirred up by strong winds in west Texas was drawn into a storm system to the north, which then dumped "muddy rain" the following day from the Ozarks through southern Indiana and northern Kentucky all the way to Ohio.
This Day in National/World Weather History ...
27 February 1717 → "The Great Snow of 1717," New England's legendary snowstorm, consisted of four storms from today until the 7th of March. The storms killed 95 percent of New England's deer population.
27 February 1984 → A severe winter storm spread blizzard conditions across Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana on the 27th and 28th. 24 inches of snow fell in the Vichy/Rolla area in Missouri. 22 inches was reported in southern Illinois. Winds frequently gusted to 50 mph. Interstate 65 was impassable for several days due to extensive drifting of the snow in Indiana. Thunderstorms were reported which added to the heavy snow amounts.
27 February 2007 → The world record for 96-hour rainfall was set: 191.70 inches at Cratere Commerson, La Reunion.