Rainfall Amounts From September 6-7, 2010

Rain that fell on September 6-7, 2010 totalled between 1-2 inches for most areas, with locally higher amounts in Barnes county North Dakota.  Areas near the Canadian border from Langdon to Hallock did not receive any rain, so a large gradient from fairly heavy rain to no rain was evident with this storm.  Below is both a radar representation of the rainfall, in addition to ground truth reports.  The radar estimation was a bit on the low side near the heavier rain areas.

Rain Sep. 6-7 2010

Radar rainfall estimates for September 6-7, 2010

 

...RAINFALL ROUNDUP FROM SEPTEMBER 6-7, 2010...

   THE FOLLOWING ARE RAIN AMOUNTS FOR THE PREVIOUS 24-HOURS
   AS MEASURED IN THE MORNING BY NWS COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS.
   OBSERVATIONS ARE USUALLY TAKEN AT 7 AM.

   24-HOUR RAINFALL AMOUNTS
       FOR TUESDAY(09/07/10)...

NORTH DAKOTA                                   RAIN
  LOCATION (COUNTY):                           FALL (IN)

  12 N MARION (BARNES).........................3.22
  MAPLETON (CASS)..............................2.78
  MAYVILLE (TRAILL)............................2.40
  NEW ROCKFORD (FOSTER)........................2.40
  FARGO 5NW (CASS).............................2.35
  NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIV (CASS)...............2.28
  NDAWN @ HILLSBORO (TRAILL)...................2.15
  FARGO 5SW (CASS).............................2.15
  NEW ROCKFORD 7ESE (EDDY).....................2.15
  FARGO 1ESE (CASS)............................2.14
  FARGO 2SE (CASS).............................2.14
  WEST FARGO 4SSE (CASS).......................2.13
  ASOS @ FARGO AIRPORT (CASS)..................2.11
  GRANDIN 3SW (CASS)...........................2.08
  NDAWN @ GALESBURG (TRAILL)...................2.07
  NDAWN @ PILLSBURY (BARNES)...................2.02
  NDAWN @ MAYVILLE (TRAILL)....................2.01
  NEW ROCKFORD 1ESE (EDDY).....................1.97
  NEW ROCKFORD 9WNW (EDDY).....................1.70
  NDAWN @ DAZEY (BARNES).......................1.63
  GRAND FORKS 1SW (GRAND FORKS)................1.60
  COLGATE (STEELE).............................1.59
  FORMAN (SARGENT).............................1.59
  ASOS @ GRAND FORKS AP (GRAND FORKS)..........1.58
  ASOS @ GRAND FORKS AFB (GRAND FORKS).........1.58
  GRAND FORKS NWS (GRAND FORKS)................1.56
  NDAWN @ WAHPETON (RICHLAND)..................1.53
  BUFFALO (CASS)...............................1.51
  CAYUGA (SARGENT).............................1.50
  SHEYENNE 7ESE (EDDY).........................1.48
  NDAWN @ WYNDMERE (RICHLAND)..................1.46
  NDAWN @ MCHENRY (EDDY).......................1.42
  VALLEY CITY 2NW (BARNES).....................1.41
  LIDGERWOOD (RICHLAND)........................1.37
  HAVANA (SARGENT).............................1.30
  WAHPETON 12WNW (RICHLAND)....................1.15
  COLFAX 5WSW (RICHLAND).......................1.04
  OSLO 3WNW (WALSH)............................1.01
  NDAWN @ BAKER (BENSON).......................0.52
  CHURCHS FERRY (RAMSEY).......................0.24
  AWOS @ DEVILS LAKE (RAMSEY)..................0.20
  LANKIN 9SW (WALSH)...........................0.03
  STARKWEATHER (RAMSEY)........................0.03
  NDAWN @ CANDO (TOWNER).......................0.01
  NDAWN @ MICHIGAN 2W (NELSON).................0.01

MINNESOTA                                      RAIN
  LOCATION (COUNTY):                           FALL (IN)

  NDAWN @ PERLEY (NORMAN)......................2.17
  HALSTAD (NORMAN).............................2.14
  SABIN (CLAY).................................1.92
  SHEVLIN 3S UCOOP (CLEARWATER)................1.91
  CLIMAX 3WNW (POLK)...........................1.88
  BARNSVILLE (CLAY)............................1.85
  NEW YORK MILLS (OTTER TAIL)..................1.85
  BEMIDJI (BELTRAMI)...........................1.74
  BIRCHMONT (BELTRAMI).........................1.73
  LONG LOST LAKE (CLEARWATER)..................1.57
  ELBOW LAKE VILLAGE 8ENE (CLEARWATER).........1.57
  ITASCA U OF M (CLEARWATER)...................1.55
  AWOS @ BEMIDJI (BELTRAMI)....................1.51
  OTTERTAIL (OTTER TAIL).......................1.44
  ASOS @ BAUDETTE (LAKE OF THE WOODS)..........1.34
  WADENA (WADENA)..............................1.30
  DALTON 3S (OTTER TAIL).......................1.28
  PELICAN RAPIDS (OTTER TAIL)..................1.26
  UNDERWOOD 8NNE (OTTER TAIL)..................1.25
  AWOS @ ELBOW LAKE AWOS (GRANT)...............1.24
  RED LAKE FALLS (RED LAKE)....................1.21
  ASOS @ PARK RAPIDS (HUBBARD).................1.18
  SEBEKA (WADENA)..............................1.17
  AWOS @ THIEF RIVER FALLS (PENNINGTON)........1.07
  ROTHSAY (WILKIN).............................1.02
  ARGYLE (MARSHALL)............................0.98
  AWOS @ DETROIT LAKES (BECKER)................0.93
  BRECKENRIDGE (WILKIN)........................0.88
  AWOS @ WADENA (WADENA).......................0.52
  AWOS @ FERGUS FALLS (OTTER TAIL).............0.49
  ROOSEVELT 5N (LAKE OF THE WOODS).............0.36
  NDAWN @ STEPHEN (MARSHALL)...................0.28
  WARROAD (ROSEAU).............................0.12
  GREENBUSH (ROSEAU)...........................0.07
  AWOS @ WARROAD (LAKE OF THE WOODS)...........0.01



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