2-Day Rainfall Totals at Official NWS Observation Sites

2 Day Rainfall Ending Nov 1 2013
 PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
904 PM CDT THU OCT 31 2013 /1004 PM EDT THU OCT 31 2013/

...2 DAY RAIN TOTALS FROM OFFICIAL NWS OBS THROUGH 7PM...

LOCATION OCTOBER 30TH OCTOBER 31ST TOTAL
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CHICAGO-MIDWAY 1.16 2.01 3.17
NWS CHICAGO 1.16 1.53 2.69
(ROMEOVILLE)
VALPARAISO 1.55 0.88 2.43
AURORA AIRPORT 1.02 1.03 2.05
(SUGAR GROVE)
CHICAGO-O'HARE 0.55 1.04 1.59
DUPAGE AIRPORT 0.71 0.87 1.58
(WEST CHICAGO)
ROCKFORD 0.58 0.79 1.37
WHEELING 0.32 0.88 1.20
WAUKEGAN AIRPORT 0.31 0.67 0.98

*ADDITIONAL NOTES:

CHICAGO
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THE 1.04 INCHES ON 10/31 IS THE 4TH WETTEST HALLOWEEN ON RECORD
FOR CHICAGO AND ALSO ONLY THE 4TH HALLOWEEN WITH AT LEAST 1 INCH
OF RAINFALL.

THE 1.59 INCHES ON THE 30TH AND 31ST IS THE 2ND LARGEST 2-DAY
RAINFALL TOTAL TO CLOSE OUT OCTOBER ON RECORD. THE LARGEST IS 2.26
INCHES...WHICH ALL FELL ON 10/31/1994.

ROCKFORD
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THE 0.79 INCHES ON 10/31 IS THE 5TH WETTEST HALLOWEEN ON
RECORD...JUST 0.01 INCHES UNDER 4TH PLACE...WHICH IS 0.80 INCHES
IN 1936.

THE 1.37 INCHES ON THE 30TH AND 31ST IS THE 3RD LARGEST 2-DAY
RAINFALL TOTAL TO CLOSE OUT OCTOBER ON RECORD. THE LARGEST IS 2.53
INCHES IN 1919.

 

 



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