Welcome Rains on November 7 & 8 2011

After being very dry over most of central and eastern Kansas the latter half of September and through October, a storm system moved across the area on November 7th and 8th and dropped about 1 to 4" of welcome precipitation. 

Below are 48 hour totals (ending 7 AM Wed Nov 9) in a graphical map, and in tables from some selected Cooperative Observation sites as well as automated observations sites.  In the tables, the first two columns are those sites and two day amounts sorted by highest totals.  The last two colums are sites and totals in alphabetical order.

 

Total estimated precipitation for the 48 hour period ending 7 AM November 9 2011.

Observation Site Two Day Total                  Observation Site Two Day Total
Miller 4SSW
Manhattan KSU
Manhattan Airport
Topeka Forbes
Emporia  3NW
Holton
Tuttle Creek Lake
Lecompton
Perry Lake
Council Grove Lake
Topeka Billard
Alta Vista
Clinton Lake
Eskridge
Colony
Emporia Airport
Wakefield
Overbrook 7SE
Axtell
White City
Osage City
Enterprise
Ottawa
Lawrence Airport
Gridley
Hiawatha 9ESE
Randolph 4WNW
Lane
Garnett 1E
McFarland
Chapman
Blue Rapids
Burdick
Marysville
Milford Lake
Clay Center
Beattie 2NNW
Washington
Fact
Minneapolis
Tescott
Miltonvale
Concordia Airport
Courtland
Clifton
Norway
Belleville
3.65
3.54
3.51
3.49
3.46
3.45
3.34
3.25
3.22
3.08
3.07
3.03
2.97
2.95
2.86
2.79
2.75
2.71
2.69
2.62
2.61
2.61
2.55
2.53
2.53
2.51
2.49
2.49
2.39
2.38
2.23
2.21
2.21
1.83
1.66
1.64
1.48
1.47
1.29
1.25
1.11
1.09
0.93
0.84
0.81
0.8
0.75
 
Alta Vista
Axtell
Beattie 2NNW
Belleville
Blue Rapids
Burdick
Chapman
Clay Center
Clifton
Clinton Lake
Colony
Concordia Airport
Council Grove Lake
Courtland
Emporia  3NW
Emporia Airport
Enterprise
Eskridge
Fact
Garnett 1E
Gridley
Hiawatha 9ESE
Holton
Lane
Lawrence Airport
Lecompton
Manhattan Airport
Manhattan KSU
Marysville
McFarland
Milford Lake
Miller 4SSW
Miltonvale
Minneapolis
Norway
Osage City
Ottawa
Overbrook 7SE
Perry Lake
Randolph 4WNW
Tescott
Topeka Billard
Topeka Forbes
Tuttle Creek Lake
Wakefield
Washington
White City
3.03
2.69
1.48
0.75
2.21
2.21
2.23
1.64
0.81
2.97
2.86
0.93
3.08
0.84
3.46
2.79
2.61
2.95
1.29
2.39
2.53
2.51
3.45
2.49
2.53
3.25
3.51
3.54
1.83
2.38
1.66
3.65
1.09
1.25
0.8
2.61
2.55
2.71
3.22
2.49
1.11
3.07
3.49
3.34
2.75
1.47
2.62



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