September Rain… 2016 vs. 2017

Here are the specific numbers comparing the months for eastern Iowa.

The amount of rain in Waterloo makes it the 6th driest September.

The heavy amount of rain in 2016 caused a significant amount of flooding. The Cedar River reached the second highest crest on record.

Cedar River at Cedar Rapids

Cedar River at Waterloo

Now this year we are dealing with drought conditions.

 

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This post was written by Schnack on October 2, 2017