Over 70 Years Ago, Nebraska Was Hit With The Worst Blizzard In Its History

Nebraska is known to produce some rather severe winter weather, and we’ve seen our share of terrible storms over the years. But none compare to the winter of 1948-49, when the snow fell for what seemed like forever and the world came to a standstill.

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Nebraska did, of course, eventually recover. But the winter of 1948-49 is still remembered as the worst in the state.

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