Record Heavy Rain Event – April 21, 2017 (Updated with area rain amounts)

The record books got dusted off in Okarche.  The total precipitation on April 21st was 4.30 inches.  This breaks the old record for the day of 0.49 of an inch set in 2014.  Also, this set a record for the most daily precipitation in the month of April.  The previous record was 3.23 inches set on April 11, 1994.

This ranks as the 4th most daily rainfall on record for Okarche:

1 – 7.12 – 19-Aug-07

2 – 6.50 – 18-Sep-88

3 – 4.55 – 4-Mar-04

4 – 4.30 – 21-Apr-17

5 – 4.22 – 26-Aug-96