Butler Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Record Report
Statement as of 2:29 am CDT on August 29, 2014

...Record daily rainfall for Des Moines on Thursday was broken...

The Des Moines International Airport has reported 3.38 inches of rainfall for Thursday August 28th. This breaks the previous record daily rainfall for this date which was 1.74 inches set back in 1960.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 11:06 PM CDT on August 29, 2014

...48 hour rainfall reports ending at various times this evening...

Location amount time/date raccon river wdm 5.03 in 1015 PM 08/29 North River Norwalk 4.40 in 1015 PM 08/29 Winterset schoolnet 4.12 in 1059 PM 08/29 Des Moines rvr se 6th 3.72 in 1000 PM 08/29 Des Moines international 3.69 in 0654 PM 08/29 West Des Moines schoolnet 3.65 in 1059 PM 08/29 Big Creek tailwater 3.60 in 1015 PM 08/29 Windsor Heights 3.58 in 1055 PM 08/29 Beaver CR near Grimes 3.48 in 1015 PM 08/29 Big Creek 3.34 in 1015 PM 08/29

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.