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This Day in Local Weather History ...
8 March 1998 → Nickel sized hail was reported in Franklin (Simpson County), Scottsville (Allen County), and Settle (Allen County).
8 March 2008 → Up to a foot of snow fell along and south of the Ohio River, including the Louisville area.
This Day in National/World Weather History ...
8 March 1717 → On Fishers Island in Long Island Sound, 1200 sheep were discovered to have been buried under a snow drift for four weeks. When finally uncovered, one hundred sheep were still alive.
8 March 1909 → An F4 tornado on the ground for 15 miles nearly obliterated Brinkley, AR. Within the city limits over 800 buildings were destroyed and several entire families were killed. Along the entire path nearly 3,000 buildings, including 1,550 homes, were damaged or destroyed and 49 people lost their lives (42 in Brinkley alone).
8 March 1984 → A thunder snowstorm produced high winds, vivid lightning, and up to seven inches of snow in the northern suburbs of Washington D.C.