Category Archives: CoCoRaHS

Rainfall – September 29/30, 2015

Widely scattered showers, producing light to occasionally moderate rainfall moved across the area from late Tuesday to early on Wednesday.  The heaviest precipitation fell across southern Blaine County and western Canadian County, where radar rainfall estimates approached 1/2 inch.

The highest CoCoRaHS observation in the state came from OK-BL-1 / 9.8 WNW Geary with 0.14 of an inch.

Non-CoCoRaHS rainfall across the area included 0.08 of an inch at the Watonga Mesonet site, and 0.01 of an inch from the cooperative observer in Enid.

Rainfall – September 23-26, 2015 (Closed)

Light to moderate rain fell across western portions of the area.  The heaviest precipitation occurred across western Blaine County where radar rainfall estimates exceeded 3/4 of an inch.

Showers and thunderstorms on the 25th/26th produced isolated areas of measurable rainfall near and north of Marshall – and from Stillwater to Perkins.

The highest observed CoCoRaHS rainfall was 2.4 NE FAY (OK-BL-2) with 0.67 inch.

The highest observed non-CoCoRaHS rainfall occurred at the Perkins mesonet site with 0.59 inch.

Rainfall – September 18-20, 2015 (Closed)

Showers and thunderstorms moved across the area from Friday to Sunday (18th-20th) – providing much needed rainfall to many locations.  When spread across three days, radar rainfall estimates were pretty close to observed values.

An area from Covington and Bison – eastward to Orlando, Mulhall and Stillwater saw the lightest amounts of rain.  Areas of western Blaine and eastern Payne counties likely saw the three day total approach 4 inches.

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Rainfall – September 14, 2015 (Closed)

Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms tracked across the area Monday morning.  Heavy rainfall was limited to portions of Blaine, Canadian, Payne and eastern Garfield counties.  Very little rain fell between Hennessey and Guthrie.

Radar rainfall estimates ran hot, with estimate vs observed at both KVNX and KTLX coming in almost two times high (see Blaine County image above).

CoCoRaHS rainfall:

0.95 INCHES – OK-BL-2 – 2.4 NE FAY

0.64 INCHES – OK-CN-23 – 1.8 NNE CALUMET

0.56 INCHES – OK-BL-1 – 9.8 WNW GEARY

0.28 INCHES – OK-PY-10 – 0.6 WNW YALE

0.22 INCHES – OK-PY-16 – 0.4 E YALE

0.19 INCHES – OK-CN-16 – 1.5 WNW PIEDMONT

0.15 INCHES – OK-CN-1 – 0.2 SE MUSTANG

0.08 INCHES – OK-KN-2 – 0.4 NE OKARCHE

0.06 INCHES – OK-GD-9 – 3.3 W ENID

0.05 INCHES – OK-LG-6 – 3.7 NNW GUTHRIE

0.05 INCHES – OK-LG-10 – 5.8 NNE EDMOND

0.04 INCHES – OK-KN-4 – 3.6 NW DOVER

0.04 INCHES – OK-PY-9 – 3.0 W GLENCOE

0.03 INCHES – OK-CN-12 – 1.5 NE PIEDMONT

0.03 INCHES – OK-CN-24 – 3.9 SE YUKON

0.02 INCHES – OK-GD-7 – 3.6 WNW ENID

0.02 INCHES – OK-LG-16 – 6.7 SE GUTHRIE

0.01 INCHES – OK-LG-11 – 2.9 N GUTHRIE

Non-CoCoRaHS rainfall:

0.63 – BLAINE COUNTY – 7 W WATONGA (MESONET)

0.46 – PAYNE COUNTY – PERKINS

0.40 – CANADIAN COUNTY – 5 WNW EL RENO (MESONET)

0.38 – CANADIAN COUNTY – FORT RENO

0.28 – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 NNW PERKINS (MESONET)

0.21 – BLAINE COUNTY – CANTON DAM

0.15 – PAYNE COUNTY – 5 E ORLANDO (MESONET)

0.07 – KINGFISHER COUNTY – 1 W KINGFISHER  (MESONET)

0.03 – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 W STILLWATER (MESONET)

0.03 – GARFIELD COUNTY – ENID

0.02 – GARFIELD COUNTY – 3 SE BRECKINRIDGE (MESONET)

0.02 – PAYNE COUNTY – 3 WNW STILLWATER

0.02 – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AG FARM

0.01 – LOGAN COUNTY – 4 SSE MARSHALL (MESONET)

TRACE – LOGAN COUNTY – GUTHRIE-EDMOND REGIONAL AIRPORT

TRACE – LOGAN COUNTY – MARSHALL

TRACE – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AIRPORT

 

 

Rainfall – September 11, 2015 (Closed)

Showers and thunderstorms moved southeastward from Kansas during the morning hours.

Most of Blaine, Kingfisher and Canadian counties stayed dry during this event.  Radar rainfall estimates matched ground observations very well, and some very heavy rain fell overnight, especially across Garfield and Payne counties.  It is estimated that over 4 inches of rain fell over a small area of eastern Garfield County.  Between 2.5 and 3 inches likely fell over northwest Payne County.

CoCoRaHS rainfall:

2.16 INCHES – OK-PY-9 – 3.0 W GLENCOE

0.83 INCHES – OK-GD-7 – 3.6 WNW ENID

0.60 INCHES – OK-PY-10 – 0.6 WNW YALE

0.49 INCHES – OK-PY-16 – 0.4 E YALE

0.05 INCHES – OK-LG-13 – 6.0 N LUTHER

0.04 INCHES – OK-LG-6 – 3.7 NNW GUTHRIE

0.03 INCHES – OK-LG-11 – 2.9 N GUTHRIE

0.01 INCHES – OK-LG-10 – 5.8 NNE EDMOND

0.01 INCHES – OK-LG-2 – 1.9 S GUTHRIE

Non-CoCoRaHS rainfall:

2.60 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AIRPORT

1.75 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 W STILLWATER (MESONET)

1.69 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 5 E ORLANDO (MESONET)

1.65 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 3 WNW STILLWATER

1.59 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AG FARM

1.45 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 7 N COYLE (MESONET)

1.30 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 NNW PERKINS (MESONET)

0.87 INCHES – GARFIELD COUNTY – 3 SE BRECKINRIDGE (MESONET)

0.75 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 1 SE MULHALL

0.57 INCHES – GARFIELD COUNTY – ENID

0.13 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – MARSHALL

0.09 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – GUTHRIE-EDMOND REGIONAL AIRPORT

0.05 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 4 SSE MARSHALL (MESONET)

0.01 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 4 WSW GUTHRIE (MESONET)

 

Rainfall – September 8, 2015 (Closed)

Isolated morning showers were followed by scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening across the six county area.  It stayed mostly dry from Canton and Okeene to Dover and Kingfisher, as well as southern sections of Canadian County.  The highest radar rainfall estimates were across southeast Payne County where 1.5 to 2 inches was indicated.

CoCoRaHS rainfall:

1.63 INCHES – OK-PY-9 – 3.0 W GLENCOE

1.49 INCHES – OK-PY-16 – 0.4 E YALE

1.15 INCHES – OK-PY-10 – 0.6 WNW YALE

0.58 INCHES – OK-LG-11 – 2.9 N GUTHRIE

0.58 INCHES – OK-LG-13 – 6.0 N LUTHER

0.57 INCHES – OK-LG-2 – 1.9 S GUTHRIE

0.52 INCHES – OK-GD-9 – 3.3 W ENID

0.49 INCHES – OK-CN-16 – 1.5 WNW PIEDMONT

0.46 INCHES – OK-LG-6 – 3.7 NNW GUTHRIE

0.45 INCHES – OK-LG-14 – 6.2 NNW EDMOND

0.43 INCHES – OK-GD-7 – 3.6 WNW ENID

0.43 INCHES – OK-LG-10 – 5.8 NNE EDMOND

0.40 INCHES – OK-LG-3 – 4.3 NNE EDMOND

0.39 INCHES – OK-LG-16 – 6.7 SE GUTHRIE

0.36 INCHES – OK-LG-15 – 9.4 NNW GUTHRIE

0.30 INCHES – OK-KN-1 – 11.8 W OKARCHE

0.26 INCHES – OK-KN-2 – 0.4 NE OKARCHE

0.20 INCHES – OK-CN-23 – 1.8 NNE CALUMET

0.10 INCHES – OK-CN-12 – 1.5 NE PIEDMONT

0.01 INCHES – OK-BL-1 – 9.8 WNW GEARY

TRACE – OK-CN-24 – 3.9 SE YUKON

Non-CoCoRaHS rainfall:

1.45 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 W STILLWATER

1.39 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AG FARM

1.29 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 W STILLWATER (MESONET)

1.04 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 2 NNW PERKINS (MESONET)

0.96 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – CUSHING AWOS

0.79 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – STILLWATER AIRPORT

0.64 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 3 WNW STILLWATER

0.56 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – MARSHALL

0.50 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 5 E ORLANDO (MESONET)

0.41 INCHES – CANADIAN COUNTY – 5 WNW EL RENO (MESONET)

0.35 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 4 WSW GUTHRIE (MESONET)

0.32 INCHES – BLAINE COUNTY – 7 W WATONGA (MESONET)

0.32 INCHES – CANADIAN COUNTY – FORT RENO

0.29 INCHES – GARFIELD COUNTY – 3 SE BRECKINRIDGE (MESONET)

0.16 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 4 SSE MARSHALL (MESONET)

0.16 INCHES – PAYNE COUNTY – 7 N COYLE (MESONET)

0.10 INCHES – BLAINE COUNTY – WATONGA AWOS

0.06 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – GUTHRIE ASOS

0.05 INCHES – LOGAN COUNTY – 1 SE MULHALL

0.05 INCHES – CANADIAN COUNTY – 3 SE UNION CITY

0.04 INCHES – KINGFISHER COUNTY – 1 W KINGFISHER (MESONET)