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Drought #250555

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 22, 1977
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(Studio) Drought-stricken West gets some relief, but forecasters say no major change seen.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) Snow in Utah and Pacific northw. and rain in San Francisco Bay area and San Joaquin Valley in California noted. Weathermen say high pressure system has moved down to Mexico but could move up again and drought not over. [Los Angeles weather bureau chief meteorologist Joseph VEDERMAN - says in day or 2 weather will change back to same as before rain.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) Governor Richard Lamm of Colorado has authorized cloud-seeding to try to get snow; efforts begin today.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Denver, Colorado) As clouds appear over Rocky Mts. cloud-seeding begins. Practice presents problems for legal system as snow or rain for 1 state means

Drinkwater, Terry;
Mudd, Roger

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