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Heavy Rainfall, Gusty Winds, and Flooding Over Parts of the East

Low pressure interacting with Zeta will bring widespread heavy rainfall, areas of flooding, and gusty winds from the Ohio Valley to the East Coast. As a coastal storm develops off the Northeast coast on Friday, another round of heavy rainfall is possible for the northern Mid-Atlantic, with wintry precipitation over interior New England. Read More >

Overview

Multiple rounds of very heavy rain fell across much of the western portions of Upper Michigan during the 2018 Father's Day weekend (June 15th - 17th). The hardest-hit area was in Houghton County, MI, in which widespread rain amounts of 3 to almost 7 inches were measured, causing massive amounts of damage to the City of Houghton and surrounding areas.

 

 

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MRMS Gage Corrected Radar Estimates of Rain in the Early Morning June 17th
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