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Critical Fire Weather Conditions Persist in California; Becoming Unsettled over the Rockies & Gulf Coast

Dry and gusty winds will continue to result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through Sunday. Elsewhere, a more active pattern will return to the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies with areas of rain & snow, while showers and storms develop over the lower Mississippi Valley and Gulf Coast. Read More >

Rainfall Totals for July 24, 2001

Precipitation Map for July 24, 2001...Data in text can be found below.

...RAINFALL SOAKS THE TRI STATE AREA...

A LARGE CONVECTIVE SYSTEM MOVED THROUGH SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA... 
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...AND NORTHWEST IOWA THIS MORNING...LEAVING 
BEHIND A FAIR AMOUNT OF RAINFALL.  SOME RAINFALL TOTALS WERE 
ACTUALLY NEAR OR GREATER THAN THE AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH OF JULY.

SOME STORM TOTALS RECEIVED THROUGH JULY 24, 2001 4PM THIS AFTERNOON...

SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA

CANISTOTA             3.25
4WNW CANTON           3.15
SIOUX FALLS AIRPORT   2.52  /NORMAL JULY PRECIP 2.68 INCHES
                             TOTAL RAINFALL IN LAST 48 HOURS 4.88 IN/
4ESE HARTFORD         2.28
LYONS                 1.85
6SE CENTERVILLE       1.74
3NE FORESTBURG        1.70
10E BERESFORD         1.50
1E RENNER             1.40
ALCESTER              1.11
KIMBALL               1.00
MITCHELL              0.80
MANCHESTER            0.64
4W HURON              0.50
HURON AIRPORT         0.44

NORTHWEST IOWA

3ENE HOSPERS          4.10
3E HOSPSERS           3.75
1N SHELDON            3.16
PRIMGHAR              3.03
ROSSIE                2.80
SPENCER               2.35
SPENCER AIRPORT       2.34
CHEROKEE              1.98
2SE SIOUX CENTER      1.92
4E SIOUX RAPIDS       1.85
SIOUX CITY AIRPORT    0.28


SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA

LUVERNE                  2.10
WORTHINGTON              1.73
4NW ADRIAN               1.65
8N READING               0.70
PIPESTONE NATL MONUMENT  0.50


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