Wednesday, May 20, 2009


Now that, my friends, is rain we can believe in... My guess is that since Sunday here in DeLand we've had in excess of ten inches of rain... about what we get in a typical May and June combined... in three days.

Rainfall at area airports from Sunday the 17th to 11 am this morning:

Daytona Beach 12.45
Orlando Intl 5.11
Melbourne 6.12
Vero Beach 3.61
Leesburg 6.55
Sanford/Orlando 10.40
ft. Pierce 3.28

Cooperative station totals from 7 am Sunday to 7 am wednesday:
Clermont 6.66
Deland 10.60
Kenansville 3.67
melbbourne NWS 8.44
Ponce Inlet 7.05
Plymouth 8.55
Sanford wp 10.46
Windermere 9.24

1 comment:

Vonnie said...

I saw a ray of sunshine today here in Deltona. We've goten at least 11 inches in our neighborhood. I've learned that it's never good to plant anything in a pot without drainage holes (even with rocks at eh bottom). The cardinal climber that is all over my fence has had to be drained 4 times!