Another Dousing Across Western & North Central Nebraska

HEAVY RAINFALL OCCURRED AGAIN OVER PARTS OF WESTERN AND NORTH  
CENTRAL NEBRASKA OVERNIGHT. THE HEAVIEST REPORTED RAINFALL WAS  
3.70 INCHES WHICH WAS REPORTED 17 MILES NORTHEAST OF CRESCENT LAKE  
IN GARDEN COUNTY. 2.27 INCHES OF RAIN OCCURRED 20 MILES NORTHEAST  
OF LISCO...WITH 2.23 INCHES OF RAINFALL REPORTED AT A COOPERATIVE  
OBSERVER LOCATION 6 MILES NORTH OF HYANNIS...IN GRANT COUNTY. MANY  
LOCATIONS REPORTED OVER AN INCH OF RAIN. SEVERE WEATHER OCCURRED  
TUESDAY EVENING...WITH SOME WIND DRIVEN HAIL THE SIZE OF HALF DOLLARS  
REPORTED 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF OSHKOSH. THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED  
MARCHING EAST OVERNIGHT...WITH CLOUDY SKIES AND PROLONGED AREAS OF  
RAIN.  
 
FLASH FLOODING WAS REPORTED NEAR CHAPPELL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...  
WITH HIGHWAY 385 CLOSED EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING DUE TO WATER OVER THE  
ROADWAY.  
 
BELOW ARE THE HIGHEST RAINFALL AMOUNTS REPORTED TO THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE AS OF 1030 AM CDT WEDNESDAY JULY 7TH:  
 
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LOCATION STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNT  
 
CRESCENT LAKE NWR 17 NE 3.70 INCHES  
LISCO 20 NE 2.27 INCHES  
HYANNIS 6 N 2.23 INCHES  
HYANNIS 14 N 1.88 INCHES  
WALLACE 2 W 1.83 INCHES  
VALENTINE 29 S 1.77 INCHES  
VALENTINE 27 S 1.57 INCHES  
ENDERS DAM 1.44 INCHES  
MULLEN 1.37 INCHES  
JOHNSTOWN 4 WNW 1.36 INCHES  
AINSWORTH MUNICIPAL AIRPORT 1.32 INCHES  
PAXTON 7 S 1.26 INCHES  
OSHKOSH 10 NE 1.26 INCHES  
WELLFLEET 1.21 INCHES  
GRANT 3 N 1.20 INCHES  
NORTH PLATTE AIRPORT (LEE BIRD FIELD) 1.19 INCHES  
BIG SPRINGS 8 S 1.11 INCHES  
BIG SPRINGS 4 W 1.10 INCHES  
VALENTINE AIRPORT (MILLER FIELD) 1.06 INCHES  
LAMAR 7 NNE 1.06 INCHES  
NORTH PLATTE 7 SSW 1.01 INCHES  
OGALLALA AIRPORT (SEARLE FIELD) 1.01 INCHES  
NORTH PLATTE 3 SW 1.01 INCHES  
 
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24 hour storm total precipitation across Nebraska
(24 hour rainfall across Nebraska, ending July 7th at 700 AM CDT)
Precipitation Analysis across Western & North Central Nebraska July 7th, 2010
(Precipitation Analysis across Western & North Central Nebraska July 7th, 2010)
7 day observed precipitation across Nebraska (July 1st-July 7th, 2010)
(7 day observed precipitation across Nebraska (July 1st-July 7th, 2010)
7 day departure from normal precipitation for Nebraska
(7 day departure from normal precipitation for Nebraska)
Composed
by
Steve Carmel


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