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Tropical storm Gaston brought intense rainfall and isolated tornados to south central Viriginia. Click on the thumbnail graphics and look for updates to this page during the next 48 hours.

 

Click thumbnail of Radar Precipitation Totals

24 Hour Radar Produced Storm Total Rainfall

Richmond 24hr Rainfall Records

 

Rank
Storm
Date
Rainfall (inches)
1
Connie
Aug 12, 1955
8.79
2
Gaston
Aug 30, 2004
6.68
3
Floyd
Sept 15-16, 1999
6.52
4
Danny
Aug 18, 1985
5.58
5
Hurricane #2
Aug 14-15, 1940
4.77
6
Isabel
Sept 18, 2003
4.32

 

 

Graphic of Official & Unoffical storm totalsNWS Rainfall analysis

RAINFALL TOTALS FROM OFFICIAL NWS OBSERVATIONS

UNOFFICIAL RAINFALL TOTALS FROM OTHER WEATHER SOURCES

Data will be updated further!

Satellite view of GastonRainfall RatesOne hour rainfall ratesradar reflectivity of Gaston over RichmondRadar tornado signature near Jamestown

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