Record rainfall over the course of the past 5 days has left many Nebraska rivers and tributaries above flood stage with dam failures that flooded the town of North Loup this past Saturday...and dams on the Cedar River near Ericson Sunday...and Spalding this Monday.  The tables below show 5-day rainfall totals from June 10th through the morning of June 14th.  For this period...Ord...Arcadia...Greeley and Fullerton set new 5 day total rainfall records for the period of June 10th through June 14th...but not all-time 5 day total rainfall.  Below is a summary of 5 day totals from National Weather Service equipment...National Weather Service Cooperative Observers and NERAIN Observers.

Local Airport and National Weather Service Cooperative Observers
Location Total June 10th - June 14th 2010 Record 5 Day Total June 10th - 14th All-Time 5 Day Record
Grand Island Regional Airport 3.79 inches 7.52 inches (1967)  
Hastings NWS Office 1.65 inches 3.82 inches (1964)  
Aurora Municipal Airport 2.21 inches 4.09 inches (1967)  
Holdrege Brewster Field 1.53 inches 4.98 inches (1983)  
Lexington Jim Kelly Field 2.83 inches 3.92 inches (1970)  
Kearney 4NE 2.35 inches 5.09 inches (1967)  
Ord #2 6.16 inches 4.04 inches (1914) - New Record 7.14 inches (June 1962)
Arcadia 5.63 inches 3.25 inches (1984) - New Record 7.14  inches (June 1947)
Belgrade 5.32 inches Unknown  
Shelby 4NE 4.22 inches Unknown  
Greeley 5.58 inches 3.85 inches (1943) - New Record 13.05 inches (June 1896)
Clay Center 2.62 inches 4.32 inches (1998)  
Fairmont 2.14 inches 4.60 inches (1898)  
Franklin 1.85 inches 2.78 inches (2007)  
Loup City 4.41 inches 5.36 inches (1914)  
Minden 7.04 inches 7.38 inches (1967)  
Osceola 3.17 inches 5.15 inches (1967)  
Wood River 4.18 inches Unknown  
Fullerton 7.07 inches 6.66 inches (1914) - New Record 8.92 inches (July 1950)
Alton 2.00 inches 3.51 inches (1965)  
Beloit 1.25 inches 4.71 inches (1916)  
Burr Oak 2.12 inches Unknown  
Smith Center 2.86 inches 3.89 inches (1989)  
Lebanon 2.92 inches 4.21 inches (1965)  

 

Nebraska Rainfall Assessment and Information Network   (NERAIN)
Ord 9NW 8.47
Spalding 1ESE 8.41
Spalding 1 SW 8.24
Elyria 5SW 7.01
North Loup 7N 6.95
Spalding 6N 6.62
Palmer 9NE 6.41
Gothenburg 5N 6.30
Arcadia 4E 6.13
Ord 7 SSE 6.11
Kenesaw 6NNW 6.08
Scotia 8NNE 5.98
Arcadia 2W 5.89
Spalding 7W 5.74
Osceola 5 NE 5.59
Bartlett 1SSE 5.40
Spalding 8SSW 5.39
Comstock 8ENE 5.12
Cozad 7 E 5.07
St. Libory 4ENE 4.90
Genoa 3WSW 4.86
Rockville 2NW 4.74
Bladen 1.7 ESE 4.73
Scotia 4E 4.72
Columbus 6SW 4.68
Wolbach 5NW 4.65
Osceola 7N 4.62
Bartlett 9NE 4.49
Elba 8WNW 4.49
Genoa 8NW 4.38
Cozad 4S 4.37
Superior 8NW 4.29
Litchfield 8S 4.29
Bladen 4SW 4.25
Grand Island 7NNE 4.23
Loup City 1NW 4.22
Blue Hill 2NE 4.21
Miller 1SE 4.17
Ravenna 3SE 4.14
Kenesaw 1SE 4.09
Loup City 2W 4.07
Arcadia 7 SE 4.06
Glenvil 8SW 3.97

 Sites in Black are 5 day totals...Sites in Red are 4 day totals.


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