Much Needed Rain Falls Across Northeast Wisconsin

A widespread heavy rain fell across much of northeast Wisconsin on August 11-12, 2014, as low pressure moved across the region. Many locations received over an inch, with some towns picking up more than two inches of much needed rain. The highest (unofficial) total was 5.50 inches in Maplewood (Door County).

Rainfall Analysis (Includes actual observed amounts and radar estimates)
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Rainfall analysis

 

Actual 24 hour measured rainfall amounts are listed below (7 AM August 11 to 7 AM August 12). Observations are collected from a variety of sources. Not all data listed are considered official. 

LOCATION                       AMOUNT    

...BROWN...
4 NNE GREENLEAF                1.75 IN 
DE PERE                        1.58 IN  
GREEN BAY (AIRPORT)            1.55 IN  
ANSTON                         1.53 IN  
WFO GREEN BAY                  1.48 IN 
2 WNW HOWARD                   1.38 IN 
DENMARK                    1.34 IN 
1 NW FLINTVILLE                1.15 IN 

...CALUMET...
BRILLION                       2.02 IN 
CHILTON                        0.85 IN 

...DOOR...
EGG HARBOR                 1.82 IN 
5 ESE POTAWATOMI STATE PARK    1.72 IN 
CARLSVILLE 2 NW                1.50 IN 
4 ESE POTAWATOMI STATE PARK    1.27 IN 
EPHRAIM-5SE-NORTH BAY          1.16 IN 
WASHINGTON IS                  0.33 IN 
MAPLEWOOD                      5.50 IN

...FOREST...
LAONA                          0.70 IN   
CRANDON                        0.64 IN  

...KEWAUNEE...
KEWAUNEE-SOUTHWEST             1.46 IN  

...LANGLADE...
ANTIGO                         1.01 IN  
2 ENE DOERING                  0.76 IN  

...LINCOLN...
MERRILL 8W                     2.61 IN 
MERRILL                        1.46 IN 
TOMAHAWK                       1.27 IN 

...MANITOWOC...
FRANCIS CREEK                  1.90 IN 
1 SW WAYSIDE                   1.64 IN 
MANITOWOC COUNTY AIRPORT       1.60 IN 
VALDERS                        1.30 IN  
2 E MILLHOME                   0.70 IN 

...MARATHON...
2 NE WESTON                    1.05 IN 
6 SW MOON                      1.00 IN 
3 NE WAUSAU                    0.92 IN 
WAUSAU MUNICIPAL AIRPORT       0.80 IN  
DANCY                      0.72 IN 
STRATFORD 1NW                  0.43 IN 

...MARINETTE...
2 NW WAUSAUKEE                 1.53 IN  
ATHELSTANE                     1.30 IN  
AMBERG 9 E                     1.30 IN  
BEAVER                         1.10 IN    

...MENOMINEE...
2 WNW KESHENA                  0.43 IN  

...OCONTO...
PULASKI                        1.08 IN 
2 NW MOUNTAIN                  0.56 IN 
2 ENE LAKEWOOD                 0.32 IN 

...ONEIDA...
LAKE TOMAHAWK 2 SE             1.36 IN 
MINOCQUA                       0.96 IN 
2 NNW BRADLEY                  0.86 IN 
3 S MC NAUGHTON                0.79 IN 
2 S ARBOR VITAE - WOODRUFF     0.76 IN 
RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY AIRP 0.73 IN  

...OUTAGAMIE...
4 SE ROSE LAWN                 1.28 IN 
NEW LONDON                     1.21 IN 
3 NW BLACK CREEK               0.87 IN 
2 E NEW LONDON                 0.48 IN 

...PORTAGE...
1 WSW PLOVER                   2.17 IN 
AMHERST                        1.09 IN 
ROSHOLT                        0.82 IN  
STEVENS POINT                  0.81 IN 
AMHERST-3 SE                   0.80 IN 

...SHAWANO...
CECIL-6 NE-PULCIFER            0.96 IN 
SHAWANO MUNICIPAL AIRPORT      0.79 IN 
PELLA 3SE                      0.71 IN  

...VILAS...
4 ESE LAND O LAKES             1.03 IN  
ARBOR VITAE-JOHNSON LAKE       1.01 IN  
2 SW PHELPS                    0.62 IN  
LAND O LAKES AIRPORT           0.62 IN  
MANITOWISH WATERS AP           0.54 IN  
EAGLE RIVER                    0.46 IN  

...WAUPACA...
LT WOLF. RIVER                 1.98 IN 
WEYAUWEGA                      1.53 IN 
3 E WAUPACA                    1.41 IN 
1 ENE KING                     1.08 IN 
CLINTONVILLE                   0.73 IN 

...WAUSHARA...
1 WSW WAUTOMA                  0.52 IN 
POY SIPPI - 2 SW               0.48 IN 
BERLIN WWTP                    0.20 IN 

...WINNEBAGO...
OSHKOSH                        0.78 IN 
1 W MENASHA                    0.63 IN 
WITTMAN REGIONAL AIRPORT       0.38 IN 
JEFFERSON PARK-LAKE WINNEBAGO  0.35 IN 
2 E LARSEN                     0.31 IN 
WINNECONNE                     0.15 IN 

...WOOD...
3 E PORT EDWARDS               1.08 IN  
WISCONSIN RAPIDS               0.81 IN  
4 ENE NEW ROME                 0.79 IN  
2 ENE HEWITT                   0.57 IN  
MARSHFIELD MUNICIPAL AIRPORT   0.24 IN  


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