Wettest April at Jackson and London

...MONTHLY PRECIPITATION RECORDS SET AT JACKSON AND LONDON...

THANKS TO YESTERDAY/S RAINFALL...JACKSON AND LONDON SAW THEIR
PRECIPITATION TOTALS FOR APRIL SET NEW MONTHLY RECORDS. THROUGH
APRIL 27TH...THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE HAS RECEIVED 10.12
INCHES...WHILE THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT HAS ACCUMULATED 10.21
INCHES. BOTH AMOUNTS HAVE MADE APRIL 2011 THE WETTEST APRIL AT EACH
LOCATION. JACKSON/S PREVIOUS WETTEST APRIL WAS 10.00 INCHES FROM
1998. LONDON/S OLD RECORD WAS 8.62 INCHES FROM APRIL OF 1977.

IN ADDITION TO BEING THE WETTEST APRIL ON RECORD AT JACKSON AND
LONDON...THIS MONTH/S TOTALS HAVE PLACED IN THE TOP TEN WETTEST
MONTHS OF ALL TIME AT EACH LOCATION. APRIL 2011 IS CURRENTLY THE 4TH
WETTEST MONTH OF ALL TIME AT JACKSON. AT LONDON...APRIL 2011 IS THE
6TH WETTEST MONTH.

HERE IS A LIST OF THE WETTEST MONTHS AT EACH LOCATION...

AT JACKSON...

1. 12.97 INCHES FROM DECEMBER 1990
2. 11.78 INCHES FROM MARCH 1994
3. 10.78 INCHES FROM MAY 2004
4. 10.12 INCHES FROM APRIL 2011 (THROUGH APRIL 27TH)

AT LONDON...

1. 12.16 INCHES FROM DECEMBER 1990
2. 11.57 INCHES FROM DECEMBER 1978
3. 10.97 INCHES FROM MAY 1984
4. 10.64 INCHES FROM FEBRUARY 1956
5. 10.60 INCHES FROM MAY 2004
6. 10.21 INCHES FROM APRIL 2011 (THROUGH APRIL 27TH)

WEATHER RECORDS AT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE NEAR JACKSON
KENTUCKY DATE BACK TO JANUARY 1ST 1981...WHILE CLIMATE RECORDS FOR
THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT BEGAN ON THE 11TH OF NOVEMBER 1954.



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