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(Studio: Brian Williams) The massive storm in the Pacific Northwest and the continuing search for 3 missing climbers on Oregon’s Mt. Hood despite the bad weather introduced; map shown.
(Mercer Island, Washington: Peter Alexander) The impact of the storm in Oregon and Washington reviewed; scenes shown of damaged buildings, cars and boats, downed trees and power lines, floodwaters. [2 WOMEN, resident Christina WATT – react.]
(Mt. Hood, Oregon: George Lewis) The operation to rescue Kelly James, Brian Hall and Jerry Cooke on Mt. Hood updated; scenes shown from the mountain; details given about the note they left at a ranger station. [304th Rescue Squadron Capt. Chris BERNARD- reads the note.] [Searcher Cam AXFORD- says we’ll inundate the mountain with search parties.] [Wife Karen JAMES- says we know what we want for Christmas.] [Mt. Hood survivor Robert KNAPP- says we have confidence they’ll come out alive.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Alexander, Peter;
- Lewis, George
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