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...George B. McClellan was made general-in-chief of the Union armies, succeeding Winfield Scott. In 1870, the U.S. Weather Bureau made its first meteorological observations. In 1950, two Puerto Rican nationalists tried to force their way into...

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This Day in History

...1861, Jefferson Davis was elected the provisional president of the Confederate States of America. In 1870, the U.S. Weather Bureau was established. In 1942, daylight-saving "War Time" went into effect in the United States, with clocks...

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This Day in History

...Confederate States of America elected Jefferson Davis president and Alexander H. Stephens vice president. In 1870, the U.S. Weather Bureau was established. In 1950, in a speech in Wheeling, W.Va., Sen. Joseph McCarthy, R-Wis., said the State...

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This Day in History

...Confederate States of America elected Jefferson Davis president and Alexander H. Stephens vice president. In 1870, the U.S. Weather Bureau was established. In 1950, in a speech in Wheeling, W.Va., Sen. Joseph McCarthy, R-Wis., charged that...

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...and lived there until he graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1929. He was a meteorologist with the U.S. Weather Bureau in Detroit and Washington, D.C., before coming to Alaska in 1931 to commence upper air observations in Juneau...

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A layman's guide to the weather: Reading the clouds

Predicting the weather in Southeast is easy: prepare for rain, and eventually it will pay off. But anglers, kayakers and other outdoorsmen wanting to gauge the weather during a trip need to understand a few basic concepts.

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SE duck bag limits clarified for 2001

...The exact shooting times are adjusted to Alaska Standard Time beginning the last Sunday in October, and based on U.S. Weather Bureau data. In other words, shooting times change daily. Complete regulations for migratory bird hunting for 2001-2...

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Weather Service lauds Elfin Cove observers

There's that old adage about the weather in Southeast Alaska - if you don't like it, wait 15 minutes.

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and lived there until he graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1929. He was a meteorologist with the U.S. Weather Bureau in Detroit and Washington, D.C., before coming to Alaska in 1931 to commence upper air observations in Juneau...

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John Adrien O'Brien

...They fell in love with Alaska and Alaska remained their home. His careers included being a meteorologist with the U.S. Weather Bureau on Annette Island and Juneau, and a commercial fisherman for eight years in Ketchikan on his boats "The Dusty...

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