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  2. Great Blizzard of 1899 - Wikipedia

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    For the 1895–2017 period of record: February 1899 was the second-coldest February in the contiguous U.S. (behind only 1936). The average temperature was 25.50 °F (−3.61 °C), which was 8.36 °F (4.64 °C) colder than the 1895–2017 average of 33.86 °F (1.03 °C) and 0.27 °F (0.15 °C) warmer than February 1936.

  3. Brookings, Oregon - Wikipedia

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    A weather phenomenon known as the "Chetco effect" or the "Brookings effect" can cause the temperature in Brookings near the Chetco River mouth to be much higher than the surrounding area. Adiabatic heating increases the temperature and reduces relative humidity as katabatic wind , driven by high pressure on the Great Basin , descend across the ...

  4. 2021 Western North America heat wave - Wikipedia

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    Rapid attribution analysis found this was a 1000-year weather event, made 150 times more likely by climate change. [6] [7] The heat wave affected Northern California , Idaho , Western Nevada , Oregon , and Washington in the United States, as well as British Columbia , and, in its latter phase, Alberta , Manitoba , the Northwest Territories ...

  5. Empty string - Wikipedia

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    Formal theory. Formally, a string is a finite, ordered sequence of characters such as letters, digits or spaces. The empty string is the special case where the sequence has length zero, so there are no symbols in the string.

  6. STS-50 - Wikipedia

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    Mission highlights. The U.S. Microgravity Laboratory-1 was a spacelab mission, with experiments in material science, fluid physics and biotechnology. It was the first flight of a Space Shuttle with the Extended Duration Orbiter (EDO) hardware, allowing longer flight durations.

  7. Jeanerette, Louisiana - Wikipedia

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    Jeanerette (/ ˈ dʒ ɪ n ˌ r ɛ t /) is a city in Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States.Known as "Sugar City", it had a population of 5,530 at the 2010 census, a decrease of 467 from the 2000 tabulation of 5,997.

  8. John F. Kennedy Jr. plane crash - Wikipedia

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    The weather was officially listed as "visual meteorological conditions" (VMC), which allowed Kennedy to fly under Visual Flight Rules (VFR) rather than Instrument Flight Rules (IFR), especially since he lacked an instrument rating. The visibility was very poor in Essex County, New Jersey and airports along Kennedy's flight path reported ...

  9. Biskra - Wikipedia

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    Biskra very rarely experiences freezing days and only occurs occasionally during periods of mild cold weather. what can happen to Biskra and its surroundings. The record for the largest number of frost days recorded at Biskra in a winter is 1980–1981 with 73 days, while the record for the number of consecutive years experiencing freeze-up in ...