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Today in weather history

In 1971...

A blizzard struck the southern half of Kansas, dumping 10 to 13 inches of snow. Northeast winds up to 40 mph produced near zero visibilities. Wichita Mid Continent Airport received 11.6 inches of snow, making it the 4th worst snowstorm to hit the Air Capital.

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