Rain Totals: Wednesday, August 16th

As well documented, we have been dealing with a severe to extreme drought across the area this summer and today we put a nice dent in that! Some very nice steady rainfall has dropped some sizeable totals across our area today, especially to the east of I-29.

Below is a list of rain totals we have received from the National Weather Service and viewers from across the area. These totals are not official. Don’t see your town? That’s because we didn’t get a report! Let us know how much you saw by sending an email to weather@kdlt.com or send it to us on Facebook or Twitter!

3.70” – Lake Park, IA
3.10” – Marshall, MN
3.00” – Ihlen, MN
2.60” – Edgerton, MN
2.56” – Lake Benton, MN
2.55” – Tracy, MN
2.47” – Iroquois
2.46” – Jackson, MN
2.25” – Windom, MN
2.23” – Pipestone, MN
2.10” – Jasper, MN
1.77” – Sioux City, IA
1.75” – Bruce
1.50” – Aurora
1.45” – Cherokee, IA
1.43” – Madison
1.40” – Luverne, MN
1.38” – Spencer, IA
1.37” – Le Mars, IA
1.28” – Menno
1.27” – Orange City, IA
1.20” – Vermillion
1.05” – Lester, IA

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