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Biggest snow storms of the past 20 years

In the past 20 years, five storms have dropped 5.6 or more inches of snow on Lawrence. With the Feb. 1, 2011 storm expected to drop 9 to 13 inches of snow on Lawrence, it would easily be the most snowfall Lawrence has seen in the last 20 years, and would also approach the top five all time.

Curt Talken, who works for Lawrence Parks and Recreation, endures single-digit temperatures as he clears snow from sidewalks Dec. 8, 2005 in downtown Lawrence. With the arrival of cold weather, officials say consumers should work to conserve heat.


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