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El Nino / Strange Weather Conditions #381370

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 01, 1998
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Warroad, Minnesota: Bob McNamara) Reports of Midwestern fires brought on by El Nino-induced mild winter featured; scenes shown in Minnesota of fires and fire fighting efforts. [Minnesota forestry division Wayne DAMEROW - compares this year's fires to last year's.] [PEOPLE - describe fire-related incidents.] [Firefighter Marvin NORSTEBON - says a lot of rainy weather is needed to help control fires.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Landslide debris in Big Sur, California, cleared.

McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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