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In Depth (Weather / Florida / Brush Fires) #629356

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 19, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(In the Florida Everglades: Bob Dotson) The brush fires across southern Florida featured; scenes shown of fires near the Everglades. [PERSON - says she went through the fires last year.] [Florida Division of Forestry Gene MADDEN - says the fires are not necessarily bad.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The danger of wildfires across much of the southern half of the United States examined; map shown of potential fire danger zones in the US. [National Weather Service Doug LaCONTE - says it is not over yet.] [FIREFIGHTER - talks about setting controlled fires.] [University of Arizona Professor Tom SWEATNAM - says a dry season is coming.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Dotson, Bob;
Hager, Robert

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