Watches, Warnings & Advisories for Sunflower Co.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

2.26" Rainfall 12/4/2012 in Indianola, MS

The following is the Daily Precipitation Report submitted to the CoCoRaHS Network for station MS-SF-1 located in Indianola, MS, and reflects the 2.26" of precipitation recorded between 7am, Tuesday, December 4, and 7am, Wednesday, December 5, 2012.  Heavy rainfall occurred on Tuesday afternoon, resulting in minor (typical) flash flooding of streets, field, and drainage canals.

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Daily Precipitation Report  
Station Number: MS-SF-1
Station Name: Indianola 1.1 N
Observation Date 12/5/2012 7:00 AM
Submitted 12/05/2012 8:07 AM
Total Precip Amount
2.26 inches
1.57" recorded between 0700hrs and 1630hrs CST, 4 Dec 12. Remaining 0.69" recorded between 1630hrs 4 Dec 12 and 0700hrs 5 Dec 12. Was not able to record beginning time of precip, estimate around 1500hrs (+/- 30 mins). Flash flooding of streets, drainage canals, fields noted as typical for rain event of this magnitude and time frame.
Taken at registered location Yes
Snow Information
New Snow Depth
New Snow Water Equivalent NA
Total Snow Depth NA
Total Snow Water Equivalent NA
Duration Information
Precipitation Began --
Precipitation Ended --
Heavy Precip Began --
Heavy Precip Lasted --
Duration Time Accuracy --
Additional Information
Additional Data Recorded No
Flooding Minor

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