Our region received some heavy showers and thunderstorms over the last two days, but how much rain did we receive?
The National Weather Service office in Paducah says they broke a daily maximum rainfall record on November 1, 2018, with 2.57 inches measured, the previous record of 2.36 inches was reported in 2004.
Taking a look at totals a little closer to home with Wednesday’s and Thursday’s combined, most locations reported anywhere from just under an inch to over 4 inches. Weather Edge Forecaster David Powell reported 4.10 inches just north of Hopkinsville, while the Christian County Mesonet site reported around 3.70.
Rainfall Totals Provided By Kentucky Mesonet:
*4.20 – Hopkins
*4.03 – Caldwell
*3.69 – Christian
*3.44 – Trigg
*3.25 – Marshall
*2.76 – Calloway
*0.73 – Logan
*0.63 – Todd
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