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Weather: Wildfires, Rain / Arizona / East #731257

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 20, 2003
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Drought conditions in the West and an excess of rain in the East & South reported.

(Tucson, Arizona: George Lewis) The wildfire in the Arizona mountains near Tucson featured; scenes shown of the blaze, which destroyed many structures in Summerhaven. [Aspen fire incident commander Larry HUMPHREY†- talks about the wind’s impact.] [Summerhaven resident Jason SCHLICTER‡- comments on the loss of his house.] [Alpine Lodge owner Don UNDERHILL†- says we’ll move on.] [NOAA fire weather forecaster Rich NADEN†- says we need rain to alleviate the problems.]

(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The rainy weather in the East featured; scenes shown of floodwaters in Montgomery County, Maryland, the Potomac River and elsewhere; details given of the impact on businesses. [On the street, MAN, WOMAN – comment.] [NBC Washington meteorologist Bob RYAN††- explains why there has been so much rain.] [Falls Road Golf Course, Maryland, Jon LESAGE†- says golfers are frustrated.] [Rock Center Café Kenneth GORDON†- says business is off.]

Brown, Campbell;
Lewis, George;
Hager, Robert

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