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Winter `78 #254648

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 17, 1978
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(Studio) Snowstorms from Rockies to eastern noted as well as rainstorms in California; effects described.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Snow, rain and icing conditions in Louisville, in California and on Long Island, respectively, described. Films shown; Kentucky Derby, flooding on Russian River north of San Francisco, and renaming of California drought information center in Sacramento as flood information center mentioned. Authorization noted for Air Force transports to fly in emergency repair crews to Long Island from Chicago and Detroit; National Guard already on duty. New York City lines waiting to buy tickets to recital by pianist Vladimir Horowitz at Carnegie Hall, despite weather and fact that concert scheduled for March, detailed.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss

(Studio) Forecast of upcoming snowstorm in Rockies, putting storm warning into effect in Colorado, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Krauss, Mitchell
Duration:
00:02:10

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