Decent surge of rainfall overnight and early this morning – kwwl.com

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM CST SUNDAY...  * WHAT...Winds becoming from the west and northwest at 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.  * WHERE...Central and Southern Iowa.  * WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 3 AM CST Sunday.  * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.  PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.  &&  

A few scattered, non-severe showers and storms rolled through eastern Iowa beginning Friday night with on and off activity through early Saturday morning. Some of these storms produced heavy rainfall and some small hail, but the rain was a welcome sight with an ongoing moderate drought. 

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Here is a full list of rainfall totals from across the area (nearly 100) through 9 AM Saturday morning. Note that there is more rain on the way today and that will be included in tomorrow morning’s post.

City Amount
Waterloo 0.56
Dubuque 0.13
Cedar Rapids 0.17
Iowa City 0.10
   
Amana 0.27
Anamosa 3SSW T
Asbury 0.6 S  0.20  
Aurora 0.20
Beaman 0.21
Bluffton 0.05
Cassville 7.8 ENE 0.33
Cedar Falls 0.46
Cedar Falls 0.4 WNW  0.54  
Cedar Falls 0.6 N  0.51  
Cedar Rapids 2.1 NW  T  
Central City 6.7 W  0.50  
Charles City 0.12
Clutier 0.39
Coralville 1.3 SE  0.07  
Decorah 0.06
Decorah 4.9SE  0.05  
Decorah 7.9 ENE  0.06  
Dorchester 3 S 0.06
Dubuque #3 T
Dubuque 1.4 WNW  0.03  
Dundee 1.4 NNE  0.24  
Dysart 0.18
Eagle Center 0.18
East Dubuque 1.7 SE 0.02
Eastman 2.4 NNE 0.28
Eldorado 1 E 0.16
Elkader 6 SSW 0.25
Elkader 6.8 WSW  0.36  
Ely 0.5 SE  T  
Fairfax 4.0 NW  0.26  
Fayette 0.31
Fredericksburg 0.3 S  0.16  
Garber 0.21
Garwin 0.37
Gays Mills 1.0 NE 0.12
Grundy Center 0.41
Guttenberg L&D 10 0.15
Hampton 0.11
Harpers Ferry 6.4 SSW  0.15  
Haven 1 NE 0.22
Hudson 1.4 SSW  0.26  
Independence 0.6 ESE  0.25  
Ionia 2 W 0.09
Iowa Falls 0.25
Kesley 0.30
La Porte City 0.22
Ladora 0.03
Lansing 4.1 NW  0.06  
Littleport 0.19
Lynxville Dam 9 0.15
Marengo 0.03
Marengo 2.6 SSW  0.20  
Marengo 3.6 N  0.30  
Marion 1.7 NNW  0.12  
Marshalltown 0.42
McGregor 0.27
Monona 9.8 N  0.16  
Mount Auburn 2.2 NNW  0.15  
Muscoda 0.5 WSW 0.19
Nashua 2 SW 0.15
New Hampton 0.3 NNW  0.12  
New Hartford 0.50
Nora Springs 2.4 SSE  0.14  
North Liberty 0.7 SSW  0.04  
Oelwein 0.31
Osage 4.7 E  0.09  
Parkersburg 0.39
Parnell 4 S 0.11
Patch Grove 0.1 NNW 0.17
Postville 5.5 NE  0.17  
Prairie Du Chien 1.4 N 0.20
Reinbeck 0.20
Rickardsville 0.2 W  0.44  
Robins 0.8 SE  0.14  
Shellsburg 2.9 S  0.54  
Sigourney T
Solon 0.3 ESE  T  
Spillville 0.10
St. Ansgar 0.12
Steuben 4 SE 0.27
Strawberry Point 0.24
Tama 0.12
Toledo 3 N 0.26
Traer 0.23
Tripoli 2 N 0.20
Urbana 0.60
Vining 0.2 ENE  0.45  
Vinton 0.62
Waterloo 1.9 SSE  0.30  
Waucoma 3.2 S  0.17  
Williamsburg 3 SE T
Yellow River State Forest 0.18