Rainfall Totals Since April 22nd

The last week has been quite a rainy one for the Northern Indiana county warning area (CWA).  The following images below are courtesy of the Midwestern Regional Climate Center (http://mrcc.isws.illinois.edu/) and show rainfall estimates for April 22nd - April 28th and the percentage of normal.

  

The table below shows rainfall totals locally for April 22-28, 2011 and the month of April through April 28, 2011.

  April 22 - 28 Month of April through the 28th Monthly Departure from Normal
Fort Wayne, IN 2.46" 5.29" 1.99"
South Bend, IN 3.92" 7.21" 3.83"
Benton Harbor, MI 2.85" 5.99" 2.58"
Defiance, OH 3.68" 6.86" 3.80"
Lima, OH 2.95" 7.14" 3.92"

With a total of 7.21 inches through April 28th, South Bend has the 4th wettest April on record. With a total of 5.29 inches, Fort Wayne has the 12th wettest April on record. These totals and rankings may change before the end of the month as more rain is possible Saturday night.



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