LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

Weather Facts & Fun - November 18, 2011

Q: On March 28, 2009...this community received 30 inches of snow in just 24 hours – a state record. What’s the name of this south-central Kansas town?


A: Pratt


On March 28, 2009...Pratt, Kan., received 30 inches of snow – the greatest 24 hour snowfall amount in state history.


The record for the greatest YEARLY amount of snowfall in the state is held by the northwest Kansas town of McDonald, in Rawlins County. By the end of 1984, McDonald had received nearly 104 inches of snow. Yikes!




Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)