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Rain and thunderstorms are expected from the East Coast to the Southeast

Low pressure north of the Great Lakes and an associated frontal boundary will bring rain and thunderstorms to the Great Lakes and the East Coast from Cape Cod south through the Carolinas, Southeast to the Gulf Coast. Showers and thunderstorms will develop across parts of Arizona and the Desert Southwest in the afternoon through the evening. Read More >

Radar-Derived Precipitation Estimates

 

Radar-derived Precipitation Estimates are a combination of Radar data and rain gauge observations. These estimates may be referred to as MPE values because they are derived by using the Multi-Sensor Precipitation Estimator (MPE) Program. This data may also be referred to as Stage III data, because the MPE process is the third stage of quality control on the radar-derived precipitation amounts. Hourly Radar rainfall estimates are compared to hourly gauge values to produce hourly MPE values.



Precipitation Analysis Page -- Daily values from AHPS


RFC Precipitation Page (includes hourly values) -- From NWS Southern Region