Monday, June 18, 2007

Overnight thunderstorms

Nice thunderstorm rolled through Winnipeg overnight.. with the heaviest activity between 1 and 2 am with some very heavy rain and vivid lightning. At my site in Charleswood, I picked up 21 mm of rain, most of that between 1:15 and 1:45 am, with a peak rainfall intensity of 101.6 mm/hr at 1:18 pm. Other rainfall amounts from around the city included..

U of M ....... 17 mm
St Vital ..... 15 mm
Whyte Ridge... 11 mm
Fort Whyte ... 23 mm
Ft Richmond... 25 mm
Westwood ..... 22 mm
U of W ....... 25 mm
Transcona .... 33 mm
Starbuck ..... 27 mm
Dugald ....... 14 mm
Oakbank ...... 16 mm
Stony Mtn .... 25 mm
Stonewall .... 11 mm
Bird's Hill .. 14 mm

Note: The above reports are from private weather stations and are considered unofficial. Officially, Winnipeg airport recorded 25 mm from the storms.

1 comment:

  1. Chris in Westwood10:09 AM, June 18, 2007

    I measured 22 mm total on my rain guage for yesterday's/overnite rain event

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