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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 PM CDT THU MAY 30 2013

...SATURDAY MAY 25 THROUGH WEDNESDAY MAY 29 RAINFALL AMOUNTS...

THE FOLLOWING ARE RAIN AMOUNTS FROM MAY 25 2013 THROUGH MAY 29 
2013 AS MEASURED BY NWS COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS AND AUTOMATED
SYSTEMS. OBSERVATIONS ARE USUALLY TAKEN AROUND 7 AM. 
ALL OF THE MEASUREMENTS BELOW ARE PRELIMINARY AND UNOFFICIAL.

TO PUT THIS INTO PERSPECITVE...THE DES MOINES AIRPORT MEASURED
3.15 INCHES OF RAIN FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH OF MAY IN 2012.



IOWA                                    
LOCATION (COUNTY):                      TOTAL RAINFALL (IN)  

  ZEARING (STORY).............................11.44  
  NEWTON 5SW (JASPER).........................10.40   
  MARSHALLTOWN (MARSHALL).....................10.07  
  GRINNELL 3SW (POWESHIEK).....................8.99   
  MARSHALLTOWN ASOS (MARSHALL).................8.98
  CONRAD (GRUNDY)..............................8.14    
  GRUNDY CENTER (GRUNDY).......................7.99   
  TOLEDO 3N (TAMA).............................7.95   
  GRINNELL AWOS (POWESHIEK)....................7.57
  GILMAN (MARSHALL)............................7.10 
  JEFFERSON (GREENE)...........................6.94  
  NEWTON (JASPER)..............................6.90       
  MONTEZUMA 1W (POWESHIEK).....................6.44    
  CENTERVILLE (APPANOOSE)......................6.42
  OTTUMWA ASOS (WAPELLO).......................6.02
  HAMPTON (FRANKLIN)...........................5.78                  
  ROCKWELL CITY (CALHOUN)......................5.68   
  CLUTIER (TAMA)...............................5.53   
  CHARITON 1E (LUCAS)..........................5.52       
  IOWA FALLS AWOS (HARDIN).....................5.51
  BOONE (BOONE)................................5.50   
  LUCAS AWOS (LUCAS)...........................5.49
  IOWA FALLS (HARDIN)..........................5.47   
  BLOOMFIELD 1WNW (DAVIS)......................5.31         
  PROMISE CITY (WAYNE).........................5.07   
  TRAER (TAMA).................................4.97   
  JEWELL (HAMILTON)............................4.95    
  RATHBUN DAM (APPANOOSE)......................4.85   
  DAKOTA CITY (DALLAS).........................4.78   
  FORT DODGE 5NNW (WEBSTER)....................4.75   
  TRIPOLI (BREMER).............................4.62     
  GUTHRIE CENTER (GUTHRIE).....................4.53                  
  ALGONA 3W (KOSSUTH)..........................4.52   
  WEBSTER CITY (HAMILTON)......................4.28
  WEBSTER CITY AWOS (HAMILTON).................4.24
  DES MOINES ASOS (POLK).......................4.19
  KANAWHA (HANCOCK)............................4.19  
  PRAIRIE CITY (JASPER)........................4.18
  WEST DES MOINES 1 NE (POLK)..................4.16  
  AMES ASOS (STORY)............................3.99
  ALGONA AWOS (KOSSUTH)........................3.76
  POCAHONTAS (POCAHONTAS)......................3.74  
  CARROLL (CARROLL)............................3.73   
  KNOXVILLE (MARION)...........................3.63  
  LAMONI ASOS (DECATUR)........................3.63
  GRIMES (POLK)................................3.40    
  WINTERSET 1N (MADISON).......................3.40  
  BONDURANT (POLK).............................3.35  
  LAMONI (DECATUR).............................3.24 
  PERRY (DALLAS)...............................3.21       
  EMMETSBURG (PALO ALTO).......................3.20                  
  CARROLL AWOS (CARROLL).......................3.13
  ALLERTON (WAYNE).............................3.08    
  BRITT (HANCOCK)..............................2.93
  MASON CITY ASOS (CERRO GORDO)................2.68
  ESTHERVILLE ASOS (EMMET).....................2.65
  INDIANOLA 2W (WARREN)........................2.64   
  LAKE MILLS (WINNEBAGO).......................2.38

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