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Weather / California Winds Aftermath / Florida Cold #491868

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 22, 1977
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(Studio) Cleanup process after damaging winds that swept through California noted. Winds in cities like Eureka and Bakersfield compared to storms hitting Sahara Desert.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Damage to city of Arvin detailed. Mvt. to agriculture communities like Arvin by those trying to escape Dust Bowl days of 1930's noted; is reported that accents here still sometimes sound as if they're from "The Grapes of Wrath." [Nora DICKERSON - notes house is ruined and she's scared.]
REPORTER: Jess Marlow

(Studio) Damage to California citrus and avocado crops from winds and concern over citrus crops in Florida because of cold there noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Marlow, Jess

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