So, how much did it rain anyway?

Below is an image from the National Weather Service radar in the Quad Cities depicting rainfall estimates for the time period from 7:26 pm June 20th until 9:59 pm June 23rd.  Below the image is a list of 72 hour rainfall amounts from our automated rainfall gages as well as our cooperative observer network.

  • blue = 0.00 to 1.00 inches
  • green = 1.00 to 2.00 inches
  • yellow = 2.00 to 3.00 inches
  • orange = 3.00 to 4.00 inches
  • red = 4.00 to 6.00 inches
  • dark red = 6.00 to 8.00 inches
  • pink = 8.00 to 10.00 inches
  • purple = over 10.00 inches

SUMMARY OF 72 HOUR PRECIPITATION ENDING AT 7 AM FOR MOST
COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS AND 7 PM FOR AUTOMATED STATIONS
JUNE 21-23.
THIS REPORT INCLUDES AUTOMATED REPORTS AND COOPERATIVE
OBSERVERS...BUT DOES NOT INCLUDE SPOTTER REPORTS.
LOCATION NAME                 72 HR  
======== ====                 == ==
WBRI4    WEST BRANCH HOOVER N 9.55
MROI4    MARENGO              7.58
CNEI4    CONESVILLE           7.11
BLLI4    BELLE PLAINE         6.95
IOW      IOWA CITY AIRPORT    6.09
LADI4    LADORA               6.05
MQBI2    MACOMB               6.02 
ICYI4    IOWA CITY WATERPLANT 6.02 
GLDI2    GLADSTONE LD18       5.96
TIPI4    TIPTON               5.45  
BRLI4    BURLINGTON           5.28
WSHI4    WASHINGTON           5.14
PCKI2    KEITHSBURG           5.09
NWBI2    NEW BOSTON           5.08
WAPI4    WAPELLO              5.05
NBOI2    NEW BOSTON LD17      4.71
MSTI4    MUSCATINE            4.65
KHBI2    KEITHSBURG           4.62
NENI4    NORTH ENGLISH        4.61
CRAI4    CORALVILLE           4.61
IRCI4    IOWA CITY            4.49
BRL      BURLINGTON ARPT      4.39
MKTI4    MAQUOKETA 4W         4.29
NEPI4    PARNELL              4.19
CRVI4    CORALVILLE DAM       4.04
OQUI2    OQUAWKA              3.80
ILNI2    ILLINOIS CITY LD16   3.61
FAII4    FAIRPORT             3.40
MLI      QUAD CITY ARPT       3.38
BRII4    BRIGHTON             3.33
KALI4    KALONA               3.22
SWHI4    SWISHER              3.16
ALEI2    ALEDO                3.15
WLFI4    WALFORD              3.14
ANSI4    ANAMOSA SHAW RD      3.03
ANAI4    ANAMOSA              2.96
MUSI4    MUSCATINE            2.95
FRFI4    FAIRFIELD            2.81
MAQI4    MAQUOKETA            2.75
EOKI4    KEOKUK LD19          2.67
LNTI4    LONE TREE            2.59
CID      CEDAR RAPIDS AIRPORT 2.42
PINI2    PRINCETON IL         2.40
LECI4    LE CLAIRE LD14       2.36
FMDI4    FORT MADISON         2.33
JOSI2    JOSLIN               2.22
DNNI4    DONNELLSON           2.15
LWDI4    LOWDEN               2.13
MMTI2    MONMOUTH             2.12
SIGI4    SIGOURNEY            2.11
FULI4    FULTON               2.11
RCKI2    ROCK ISLAND LD15     2.10
AUGI2    AUGUSTA              2.00
DFAI4    DAVENPORT FAIRMOUNT  1.97
DBRI4    DAVENPORT BRADY ST   1.97
OKMI4    OAKLAND MILLS        1.96
WALI4    WALCOTT              1.93
OKMI4    OAKLAND MILLS        1.93
GENI2    GENESEO              1.93
DSCI4    DAVENPORT WIS AVE.   1.81
BLUI4    BLUE GRASS           1.77
INDI4    INDEPENDENCE         1.71
WYLM7    WAYLAND              1.66
CLNI4    CLINTON              1.55
KEWI2    KEWANEE              1.46
DVN      DAVENPORT AIRPORT    1.45
BLVI4    BELLEVUE LD12        1.34
WLCI4    DAVENPORT 110TH AVE  1.32
IDPI4    INDEPENDENCE         1.28
APLI2    APPLE RVR CNYN SP    1.28
KEQI4    KEOSAUQUA            1.17
MCHI4    MANCHESTER           1.12
DLDI4    DUBUQUE LD11         1.12
CGGI4    COGGON               1.10
EZBI2    ELIZABETH            1.07
CMOI2    COMO                 1.06
FLTI2    FULTON LD13          1.04
DBQI4    DUBUQUE              1.02
FEEI2    FREEPORT             0.90
SFLM7    ST. FRANCISVILLE     0.73
MMPM7    MEMPHIS              0.72
GPBI2    GALENA               0.69
OXFI4    OXFORD               0.61
BTYI2    BENTLEY              0.57
DBQ      DUBUQUE AIRPORT      0.56
LNKI2    LANARK               0.53
MTCI2    MOUNT CARROLL        0.50
CASI4    CASCADE              0.40
SNYI4    STANLEY              0.25
$$
WOLF/PHILIP


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