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🖊️WEATHER HISTORY📸 SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
THE GREAT GALE OF 1880
The Great Gale of 1880 was an extremely intense extratropical cyclone that impacted the Northwest United States on January 9, 1880. Gusts of an estimated 138 mph. hit the northwest coast. Buildings, barns, and fences were destroyed. The storm blew a three-masted schooner onto the beach at Coos Bay where it broke in two.