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Page 10 Pharos-Tribune, Logansport, Indiana, Thursday, March 17, 1988 TODAY'S WE MA TCAAP6RATUR Q| Temperatures Today .31 High 40 Recorded 12:53 p.m. Wednesday Low 28 Recorded 6:49 a.m. today ^ Wind Today 4 Direction NW Wind chill 28 Peak gust 22mph Recorded 5:01 p.m. Wednesday [""] Barometer Today 30.26 Rising Change/Hour 0.01 High 30.27 Recorded 6:42 a.m. today Low 30.13 Recorded 1:46 p.m. Wednesday 3 Rainfall Today 0.00 inches Month 0.12 inches Today's readings taken at 9 a,m. today. Highs and lows recorded since last reading at 9a.m. yesterday. HI City Evansvllle .......................................... « Indianapolis ........................................ 36 Fort Wayne ........................................ 37 Sooth Bend ........................................ 35 Lafayette ......................................... NA Terre Haute ....................................... N* Lo 22 23 27 26 27 28 Free 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.02 0.00 0.02 Zones 1-2-4 Tonight cloudy with a 30 percent chance of Sight snow. Low in the middle 20s. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday cloudy with a 30 percent chance of light snow. High in the middle 30s. Zones 3-5*7 Tonight cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light snow. Low in the middle 20s. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light snow. High in the middle 30s. Zones 8-9-10 Tonight light snow likely after midnight, Low in the upper 20s. Southeast wind 5 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent. Friday snow likely. High in the middle 30s. Likelihood of snow 60 percent. Zones 11-12 Tonight snow likely after midnight. Low in the upper 20s. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent. Friday snow likely with some accumulation. High in the middle 30s. Likelihood of snow 70 percent. Anna Hurst,10,Longfellow Clouds approaching Indiana from the west today signaled a weather system that will bring some snow to the state, the National Weather Service said. Snow forecast late tonight and Friday will be more likely in the south where some accumulation is expected Friday. Precipitation may begin in southern Indiana this evening as light rain or sprinkles. But after midnight snow is likely. Light snow is expected in central Indiana after midnight, while there is just a chance for light snow in the north. The low pressure system causing the snow will take a southerly track from Texas through Mississippi and into the Carolines. That is why the snow over Indiana is more likely near the Ohio River than in the northern part of the state. Saturday through Monday: Cold Saturday and Sunday. Highs In the 20s north and 30s south. Lows in the 20s Saturday and 10 to 20 on Sunday. Mostly cloudy and warmer on Monday. Lows in the 20s. Highs 40 to 50. snows maximum temperatures. 50 Temperatures Indicate' previous day's high and overnight low to 8 p.m. EST, HI Lo Prc OtIK Albany,N.Y. Albuquerque Amarlllo Anchorage Austin Baltimore Billings Birmingham Bismarck Boise Boston Brownsville Charleston,S.C. Cleveland ColumWa.S.C. Columbus,Ohio Concord,N.H. Dallaa-Ft Worth 40 28 .01 54 34 35 28 cdy clr cdy 31 24 .02 cdy 57 52 46 26 37 15 53 25 33 -02 54 20 48 31 67 61 .16 53 34 34 27 .04 54 24 35 26 .02 43 21 57 46 cdy cdy clr rn ccty clr cdy rn cdy sn cdy sn clr cdy Dayton Denver Des Molnea Detroit Duluth El Paso Evansvllle Fairbanks Fargo Honolulu Houston Indianapolis Jackson,Miss. Jacksonville Juneau Kansas City Las Vegas Little Hock Los Angeles Louisville Nashville New Orleans 32 21 34 27 34 24 37 15 72 46 4? 22 10 -07 36 11 81 68 58 53 36 25 61 25 50 30 42 27 43 16 67 40 54 31 65 54 35 22 45 21 59 38 .03 clr clr sn cdy clr sn cdy cdy cdy rn sn rn cdy rn cdy clr cdy clr an rn rn tiew York City Norfolk, Va. North Platle Oklahoma Clly Omaha Orlando Philadelphia Raleigh Rapid City Reno Richmond Sacramento SI Louis Salt Lake City San Antonio 43 29 48 30 26 16 48 33 41 15 60 42 48 28 48 25 27 03 57 20 49 28 72 38 41 20 44 30 57 52 cdy cdy .03 clr .01 clr cdy cdy cdy cdy cdy clr cdy clr cdy clr .10 cdy National Temperature Extremes for Wednesday Low — 10 below zero at West Yellowstone. Mont. High - 77 at Monrovia, Calif, and Palm Springs, Calif. Snow in much of nation; cold continues in South Snow fell today from Texas to New York state, while a cold snap sent temperatures to record lows in Florida and prompted frost and freeze warnings in South Carolina. Key West, Fla., recorded a low this morning of 53 degrees, tying the record tor the date set in 1901. Forecasters posted snow advisories for eastern Colorado, northeast New Mexico, the northern Texas panhandle, northern Texas, south-central Nebraska and parts of Missouri. The storm left as much as 6 inches at Goodland, Kan.; 3 inches at Imperial, Neb.;4inchesatOsborne, Kan.; 2 to 4 inches across central Kansas; and 4 to 5 inches at Canadian, Texas. Snowfall during the 6 hours ending at 1 a.m. EST included A inches at Amarillo, Texas; 2 inches at Concordia and Topeka, Kan.; and 1 inch at Casper, Wyo., Dodge City and Wichita, Kan., and Pittsburgh. Snow continued into the morning across southwest New York state, northern and western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio. Snow also extended from northwest Missouri across Nebraska, Kansas, northwest Oklahoma, the northern portion of the Texas panhandle, northern New Mexico, Colorado and southern Wyoming. On 1c* wftt a motorist stop quicker when it's 32 than at zero degrees? Twice the breaking distance is needed at 32 than at zero degrees Faces Jackson feeling better INDIANAPOLIS (AP) —The illness that forced Michael Jackson to cancel a performance in St. Louis is not expected to afl'ect his weekend concerts here, spokesmen said. "It's just laryngitis," Jackson's press agent, Sherrie Levy, said Wednesday. "All he needs is time to recover. I'm confident he'll be in great shape . for the shows in Indianapolis." Jackson "We expect that the Friday night show will go as planned," said publicist Maureen O'Connor. "He is under a doctor's care, but he is feeling better. They are proceeding to put up the stage and take care of other tour matters." Officials at Market Square Arena, where Jackson is scheduled to perform Friday and Saturday as part of a 13-city tour, said the shows are mostly sold out. Jackson was treated by doctors at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in suburban St. Louis after illness forced him to postpone a concert last Saturday night. Jackson performed Sunday night as scheduled before about 19,000 people despite suffering from a cold. But it progressed Monday to laryngitis and he had to cancel that night's makeup concert, St. Louis Arena manager Roger Dixon said. Tonight Show Band record turning out to be a big hit LOS ANGELES (AP) - Trumpet-playing bandleader Doc Severinsen says that having his television orchestra do albums seemed like a crazy idea, but it brought concert bookings and Grammy awards. "Maybe there's life for big-band records, after all," Severinsen said in a recent interview. Though his Tonight Show Band gets nationwide exposure on Johnny Carson's show, albeit for 30 seconds at a time, Severinsen said the'idea of an album didn't arise until 1986 when Lenny Sil verman of tiny Amherst Records proposed it. "I replied, 'You've got to be crazy; what to you want to do that for?'" Severinsen recalled. "It turned out so well that we immedidately went in and did 'Volume Two,'" followed by a sold-out concert tour, Severinsen said. The Tonight Show Band's "Volume One" made an impressive crossover jump to the pop charts and won a Grammy last year for best big-band album. "Volume Two" won a Grammy for Bill Holman's arrangement of the jazz classic, "Take the'A'Train." , A week of gum surgery leaves Cuomo with sore jaw ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Mario Cuomo said he's compressing about six to nine months worth of periodontal treatment into one week and that he's got the sore jaw to prove it. Cuomo, who began the gum surgery late last week, said he was back under the periodontist's knife on Wednesday. "They cut you and sew you," moaned Cuomo. "It's very messy." Nonetheless, the governor was able to maintain something of his sense of humor. "You bleed a lot, but we're used to that." Cuomo, who's negotiating with legislative leaders over a proposed $28.4 billion state budget, said he was having only local anesthesia during his surgery. "Four minutes of gas, the budget would be $39 billion," he said. Cuomo, who called the surgery "more preventive than anything else," said he was taking no drugs to ease the pain. U.S. composer hired to write Columbus opera NEW YORK (AP)-Philip Glass, an American composer who has seven operas scheduled to be performed around the world this year, has been commissioned to provide a work to mark the 500th anniversary of Columbus' voyage to America. The Metropolitan Opera commissioned the full-length opera to be performed in October 1992, Met General Glass Manager Bruce Crawford said Wednesday. Glass said "The Voyage" will be an allegorical opera in three acts, using historical and fictional material about the human need to discover and explore. Glass' first opera, "Einstein on the Beach," a collaboration with Robert Wilson, premiered in Avignon, France, in 1976. Later that year, it was presented in the Metropolitan Opera House, but by a visiting company. The Met has commissioned only three operas since it contracted for Samuel Barber's "Antony and Cleopatra' 1 for the 1966 opening of its new house in Lincoln Center. Premiere of Hurt film highlight of film festival SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The premiere of a film featuring John Hurt, Sarah Miles and Geraldine Chaplain is among highlights of North America's oldest film festival, which opens here today. "White Mischief" from Columbia Pictures is a murder mystery set against a backdrop of the British aristocracy in Kenya's Happy Valley during the 1940s. The movie, based on the book by James Fox and directed by Michael Radford. also stars Charles Dance, Greta Scacchi and the late Trevor Howard. The 31st San Francisco International Film Festival will continue through March 27th. offering 86 feature films, from Argentina, India, Greece, Egypt, the Soviet Union, China. Denmark, Australia and 24 other countries. French filmmaker Robert Bresson has been named winner of the 1988 Akira Kurosawa Lifetime Achievement Award and a sc>ries of his films will be shown, including the American premiere of the comic short. "Les Affaires Publiques" (193(1). The film, Bresson's first, was believed lost for nearly half a century. Logansport Shrine Club Friday Night Specials -BBQ RIBS Also regular menu, including Frog Legs. Salad Bar. SUNOCO Main Gas & Grocery Hilkreit . Gas 4 6am-llpmDally Grocery " J -»" Michigan Ave."^K. ¥ SunOCO 753-0101 Lay's POTATO Re , $109 CHIPS >! " 1 Eckrich Slender Sliced PQC MEATS UJ Grade A Large EGGS Prairie Farms PARTY , CQC DIP 8,; QU PricM Good Thru March 17 thru March 20 ST. VINCENT dePAUL THRIFT STORE We Arc Now Stocked With SPRING CLOTHES FOR ALL AGES Stop in and see us— you'll be happy you did! 208 - 5th St., Logansport Ph 722-6772 OPEN 10am "We Help People" Pick-ups AMERICAN LEGION P 0 s I 60 ii "THIN LINE FRIDAY, MARCH 18th Serving 5-8:30 PM CATFISH (All You Can Eot) $ 4.50 16 OZ.T-BONE STEAK $ 7.50 14 OZ. NEW YORK STRIP STEAK $ 6.50 2 CENTER CUT CHOPS "... S 5.50 3 PIECES FRIED CHICKEN S 4.50 HAMBURGER STEAK $ 4.00 Members Only All Dinners Include Solad Bar 1988 DUES PAYABLE NOW P 0 s T 60 AMERICAN LEGION BUY NOW AND SAVE } 9 " REMOTE CONTR ° l •100% MODULAR CHASSIS'QUARTZ.ELECTRONIC TUN- ING'FAUDRITE CHANNEL SCANNING-ELECTRONIC POWER SENTRY'CHROMASHARP PICTURE TUBE*REMOTECONTROL»178 CHANNEL CAPABILITY *358 00 MODEL SD1907W" IN-STORE FINANCING - 90 DAYS SAME AS CASH THE STORE THAT SERVICE BUILT I 301 E. Mkt. Downtown togonsport 722-4400 or 753-3300

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