Madison March Precip Near Record

...MADISON LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION TOTAL FOR MARCH NEAR
RECORD...

THE LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION TOTAL FOR MARCH AT DANE COUNTY
REGIONAL AIRPORT IN MADISON...THROUGH MARCH 25...WAS 5.39 INCHES.
THIS VALUE MADE MARCH 2009 THE SECOND WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD FOR
MADISON. THE WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD WAS 5.46 INCHES...SET IN 1998.

BELOW IS A LIST OF THE TOP TEN WETTEST MARCH MONTHS ON RECORD AT
MADISON...

RANK AMOUNT YEAR

1. 5.46 1998
*2.* *5.39* *2009*
3. 5.04 1973
4. 4.75 1976
5. 4.73 1882
6. 4.67 1886
7. 4.34 1881
8. 4.24 1991
9. 4.18 1990
10. 4.14 1923

THIS RECORD HAS A GOOD CHANCE OF BEING BROKEN BEFORE THE END OF THE
MONTH...WITH THE POSSIBLE SNOW LATE SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT.


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