How much rain fell where you live? See the totals here

Flood-Pic Road ClosedThe region can now begin drying out after a week and a half of almost steady rains — with some astonishing totals of up to 24 inches.  The National Weather Service is reporting rainfall amounts for the 11-day period through yesterday,  and they include:

Lynchburg Airport: 7.23″

Amherst: 7.14″

Moneta: 8.98″

Mabry Mill, Floyd County: 24.11″

(Continue reading to see the full list of rainfall totals)

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS COVERING THE PERIOD OF SEPTEMBER 24 2015 THROUGH OCTOBER 3/4 2015 FOR THE SERIES OF PROLONGED HEAVY RAIN EVENTS WHICH AFFECTED OUR REGION. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE FROM A COMBINATION OF SOURCES INCLUDING AUTOMATED SYSTEMS AND HAVE NOT BEEN EXTENSIVELY QUALITY CONTROLLED. APPRECIATION IS EXTENDED TO THOSE WHO PROVIDED REPORTS.

VIRGINIA

…ALLEGHANY COUNTY…
4 E COVINGTON         4.06   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
2 NNE NATURAL WELL    2.82   730 PM 10/03  USARMY-COE
1 E CALLAGHAN         2.38   730 PM 10/03  USARMY-COE

…AMHERST COUNTY…
PEDLAR DAM            7.70   730 PM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER
2 SW AMHERST          7.14   800 AM 10/03  COCORAHS

…APPOMATTOX COUNTY…
APPOMATTOX            3.72   142 PM 10/04  CWOP

…BATH COUNTY…
HOT SPRINGS           4.80   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
INGALLS FIELD         4.64   750 AM 10/03  AWOS
NW MILLBORO           2.83   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
WILLIAMSVILLE 2 S     2.80   745 PM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER
7 NE MOUNTAIN GROVE   2.51   730 PM 10/03  USARMY-COE

…BEDFORD COUNTY…
4 SW MONETA           8.98   800 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 SSW LYNCHBURG       8.53   800 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
9 SW HUDDLESTON       8.07   900 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
3 WNW BIG ISLAND      7.45   500 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 N BEDFORD           7.13   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
1 WSW CHAMBLISSBURG   7.02   147 PM 10/04  CWOP
2 S BOONSBORO         6.14   751 AM 10/03  CWOP
HUDDLESTON 4 SW       5.85   700 AM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER
4 SSE BUCHANAN        4.60   150 PM 10/04  CWOP

…BLAND COUNTY…
1 NNW BLAND           4.40   719 AM 10/03  VADOT

…BOTETOURT COUNTY…
4 WNW TROUTVILLE      6.13   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
2 E LITHIA            4.49   147 PM 10/04  CWOP
2 NNW FINCASTLE       4.31   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS

…BUCKINGHAM COUNTY…
1 NW GOLD HILL        3.26   756 AM 10/04  CWOP

…CAMPBELL COUNTY…
7 ESE LYNCHBURG       7.51   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
LYNCHBURG REGIONAL A  7.23   754 AM 10/03  ASOS
1 S GLADYS            6.67   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
3 E BROOKNEAL         5.63   900 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
3 SW RUSTBURG         3.69   757 PM 10/03  CWOP

…CARROLL COUNTY…
6 N GALAX             6.54   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS

…CHARLOTTE COUNTY…
4 SE SAXE             3.82   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
2 ENE WREN            3.82   803 AM 10/03  CWOP

…CITY OF BUENA VISTA…
BUENA VISTA           1.27   700 AM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER

…CITY OF COVINGTON…
COVINGTON FILTER PLA  2.80  1230 PM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER

…CITY OF DANVILLE…
DANVILLE REGIONAL AI  7.36   153 PM 10/04  AWOS

…CITY OF GALAX…
GALAX WATER PLANT     9.01   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER

…CITY OF LYNCHBURG…
3 NE LYNCHBURG AIRPO  9.53   730 AM 10/03  VADOT

…CITY OF MARTINSVILLE…
MARTINSVILLE FILTER   8.11   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER

…CITY OF RADFORD…
2 SSE WALTON          6.85   759 AM 10/04  CWOP

…CITY OF ROANOKE…
3 SE ROANOKE          8.62   745 AM 10/04  CWOP
ROANOKE REGIONAL AIR  7.89   154 PM 10/04  ASOS

…CRAIG COUNTY…
2 ENE NEW CASTLE      5.85   107 PM 10/04  RAWS

…FLOYD COUNTY…
3 N MABRY MILL       24.11   548 PM 10/04  PUBLIC
6 S COPPER HILL      18.53   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
3 SE WILLIS          14.47   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
5 NW FLOYD           13.11   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS

…FRANKLIN COUNTY…
2 NW ROCKY MOUNT     12.55   621 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
6 E BOONES MILL      10.08   810 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
10 ESE WIRTZ          9.59   730 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
12 NNE MARTINSVILLE   8.52   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
3 SW MONETA           7.85   156 PM 10/04  CWOP
7 SE HARDY            7.16   800 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
3 SW FERRUM           6.73   600 AM 10/03  COCORAHS
3 SSW STEWARTSVILLE   6.01   755 AM 10/03  CWOP
7 SE BURNT CHIMNEY    4.61   155 PM 10/04  CWOP

…GILES COUNTY…
STAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE  4.63   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
W PEARISBURG          4.18   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 NNE PEMBROKE        3.86   700 AM 10/03  COCORAHS

…GRAYSON COUNTY…
3 WNW CUMBERLAND KNO 13.12   532 PM 10/04  PUBLIC
2 NE BAYWOOD         10.43   730 AM 10/04  USARMY-COE
1 S INDEPENDENCE      8.33   640 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 NNW ELK CREEK       5.19   142 PM 10/04  CWOP
SATELLITE PRECIP GAG  5.13   730 AM 10/04  GOES

…HALIFAX COUNTY…
1 NW ALTON            8.65   622 PM 10/04  PUBLIC
ROANOKE R.  (STAUNTO  6.72   745 AM 10/04  GOES
SOUTH BOSTON          6.65   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
5 NNW MT LAUREL       6.43   621 PM 10/04  PUBLIC
2 SW CRYSTAL HILL     5.72   620 PM 10/04  PUBLIC

…HENRY COUNTY…
PHILPOTT RESERVOIR A 10.37   745 AM 10/04  GOES
MARTINSVILLE          7.83   750 AM 10/04  AWOS

…MONTGOMERY COUNTY…
3 NW CHRISTIANSBURG   8.26   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
BLACKSBURG NWSO       7.94   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
1 ESE BLACKSBURG      7.85   830 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
LAFAYETTE 1 NE        7.79   735 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
3 WNW PILOT           7.36   747 AM 10/04  CWOP

…PATRICK COUNTY…
SW WOOLWINE          20.63   845 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 SSW ROCKY KNOB REC 18.09   549 PM 10/04  PUBLIC
5 SW MEADOWS OF DAN  10.44   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
MEADOWS OF DAN 5SW    9.92   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER

…PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY…
2 NE GRETNA           6.99   156 PM 10/03  CWOP
CHATHAM               5.56   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER

…PULASKI COUNTY…
1 NW COPPER VALLEY   14.95   758 AM 10/04  CWOP
2 S SNOWVILLE         9.02   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
2 ENE DUBLIN          6.55   613 PM 10/04  PUBLIC

…ROANOKE COUNTY…
7 SSW ROANOKE        14.97   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
2 SSW CAVE SPRING    13.26   700 AM 10/04  COCORAHS
1 W POAGES MILL      12.82   759 AM 10/04  CWOP
3 NNW BENT MOUNTAIN  11.89   145 PM 10/04  CWOP
2 SW LAYMANTOWN       6.80   755 AM 10/04  CWOP
ROANOKE 8 N           6.75   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER

…ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY…
2 E NATURAL BRIDGE    8.19   142 PM 10/04  RAWS
GLASGOW 1 SE          6.03   700 AM 10/03  CO-OP OBSERVER
5 W CORNWALL          4.18   147 PM 10/04  CWOP

…SMYTH COUNTY…
MARION TVA RG         2.69   730 AM 10/04  GOES
KONNAROCK             2.45   115 PM 10/04  GOES
1 N ADWOLF            1.88   757 AM 10/04  CWOP
2 ENE MARION          1.57   800 AM 10/03  COCORAHS

…TAZEWELL COUNTY…
BURKES GARDEN         2.38   700 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
1 E RAVEN             1.83   730 PM 10/03  TVA
1 WNW BLUEFIELD       1.79   155 PM 10/04  CWOP
TAZEWELL              1.77   730 PM 10/03  GOES

…WYTHE COUNTY…
WILLIS               10.30   745 AM 10/04  GOES
WYTHEVILLE 1 S        4.66   705 AM 10/04  CO-OP OBSERVER
3 N FAVONIA           4.43   658 AM 10/04  RAWS
2 ESE GUNTON PARK     3.25   615 PM 10/04  PUBLIC

 

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