Dry Conditions Worsen
Below normal rainfall amounts experienced in June have continued in July. Ten stations reporting on the first 10 days of July recorded a cumulative average of 0.62 inches, which was 0.52 inches below normal. Eight of the 10 stations reported below normal rainfall. In the 10-day period from July 11 to July 20, stations recorded a cumulative average of 0.16 versus an expected normal precipitation of 1.06.
From June 1 to July 20, the cumulative average rain (3.24”) of rain was less than half the expected 6.49” total for this period.
Click the following precipitation tables for each week's daily station totals: