(August 23, 2017) WEDNESDAY – High yesterday afternoon was 82 at 4:00;
this morning’s low was 63 at 7:00. KPANcast:
Continued humid with a 20% chance of rain.
Some heavy rain amounts resulted from Tuesday’s thunderstorms,
including 1.98 inches along the western edge of Deaf Smith County 12 miles
south of Glenrio, 1.28 a mile west of Black in Parmer County, 0.95 inch at
Sunnyside, 0.13 inch at Friona, 0.24 at Nazareth and 0.04 inch at KPAN.
Torrential rain fell across Swisher County with 3.68 inches in Tulia and 1.99
at Lake McKenzie……..The 41st annual Randall County Ag Day and
Crops Tour will be Tuesday at Texas AgriLife Extension in Canyon. Several ag
topics will be discussed during the morning along with a panel discussion; the
noon luncheon includes a retrospective on last spring’s wildfires, and the
afternoon includes a tour of the Lone Star Dairy Products plant in Canyon.
Three CEUs will be available, and those planning to attend should RSVP at
468-5543……..Hereford Farmers Market is open 4:00-6:00 today on the east
edge of Dameron Park with fresh sweet corn and other vegetables, greenhouse
tomatoes, jams and peaches……..The Veterans of Foreign Wars District 9 will
hold member training this weekend at the Hereford VFW Post with sessions
Saturday, a dinner and dance Saturday evening, and breakfast and memorial
ceremony Sunday morning. VFW members from across the Panhandle will attend,
with registration 8:00-10:00 Saturday morning………KPAN salutes Mr. Francis
Warner as the Good Neighbor of the Day……..Dignified, professional and
affordable care at Hereford Heritage Funeral Home.
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