More than 200 rainfall totals…

May 12th, 2011 at 4:00 pm by under Weather

5" at Cat Mountain - Photo by Clay Routh

Here is an updated list of area rainfall totals from the LCRA Hydromet Network.  While  parts of Austin and Travis County received nearly 3 inches of rain–a record for the day–note that not everyone is happy about their rainfall total. The drought is not over.

Pay special attention to the “24 Hour” column.

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Units in inches 

This information comes from LCRA’s network of remote gauges. Most of the gauges have no public access.

 

Buchanan

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Millersview 7 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Gouldbusk 4 N 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Lohn 3 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01
Bangs 6 W 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00
Rochelle 5 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.13
Colorado River at Winchell 0.00 0.00 0.09 0.09
Brownwood 10 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01
Richland Springs 11 N 0.00 0.00 0.22 0.22
Richland Springs 6 NE 0.00 0.00 0.32 0.04
Colorado River near Goldthwaite 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.34 0.02
Clyde 6 S 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Cross Plains 6 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Pecan Bayou at Hwy 279 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
May 1 N 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Lawn 5 E 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Burkett 9 S 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Brownwood 4 SE 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.01
Blanket 4 S 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.06
Pecan Bayou near Mullin 0.00 0.00 0.71 0.52
Mullin 5 NE 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.74 0.40
Eldorado 2 E 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Fort McKavett 6 NW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Sonora 17 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.58 0.58
San Saba River at Menard 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.12
Menard 14 E 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.10 0.10
Mason 13 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.12
San Saba River near Brady 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.20 0.07
Mason 15 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.71 0.12
Eden 3 S 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Menard 11 NE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.28 0.28
Melvin 2 S 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Brady Creek at Brady 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.05 0.05
Brady 11 E 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.03
San Saba 15 SW 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.10
Richland Springs 7 S 0.00 0.00 0.14 0.02
San Saba 8 W 0.00 0.00 0.72 0.01
Richland Springs 6 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.11 0.11
San Saba River at San Saba 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.48 0.02
San Saba 6 S 0.00 0.00 0.44 0.03
Colorado River near San Saba 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.39 0.01
San Saba 8 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.57 0.01
Lometa 2 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.00
Cherokee 8 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.78 0.01
Cherokee 6 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.26 0.01
Colorado River at Bend 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.24 0.01
Cherokee 10 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.16 0.05
Cherokee 4 E 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.35 0.01
Cherokee 2 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.27 0.00
Cherokee Creek near Bend 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.35 0.01
San Saba 15 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.00
Lampasas 13 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.41 0.01
Tow 11 N 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.80 0.09
Lampasas 11 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.62 0.03
Tow 9 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.01 0.38
Lampasas 10 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.01 1.56 1.00
Tow 10 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.47 0.22
Lake Buchanan at Cedar Point 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.67 0.55
Tow 11 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.15 1.75 0.76
Tow 5 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.01 2.23 0.40
Tow 10 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.02 1.97 0.49
Burnet 5 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.86 3.56 1.42
Buchanan Dam 2 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.04 3.38 0.45
 

LBJ

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Burnet 6 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.06 2.39 0.96
Lake LBJ at 1431 Bridge 0.00 0.00 0.10 3.17 1.39
Sonora 14 SE 0.00 0.00 0.26 0.26
Roosevelt 10 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.24 0.24
Telegraph 9 NW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.19
North Llano River near Roosevelt 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.06
Junction 17 NW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.02
North Llano River near Junction 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.09 0.09
Rocksprings 12 NE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.49 0.49
Telegraph 5 SW 0.00 0.00 0.75 0.69
South Llano River at Telegraph 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.53 0.44
Llano River near Junction 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.20 0.20
Mountain Home 17 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.61 0.61
Junction 14 SE 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.14 0.74
Johnson Fork near Junction 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.45 0.23
London 12 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.27 0.23
Junction 18 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.31 0.30
Menard 12 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.08
Mason 15 W 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.29 0.18
Mason 7 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.76 0.25
Harper 6 NW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.99 0.97
Harper 13 NW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.22 0.19
James River near Mason 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.71 0.18
Mason 14 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.49 0.15
Mason 3 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.83 0.14
Comanche Creek near Mason 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.98 0.13
Llano River near Mason 0.00 0.00 0.01 2.07 0.07
Fredericksburg 12 NW 0.00 0.00 0.05 0.54 0.52
Harper 8 NE 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.89 0.89
Doss 4 N 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.73 0.29
Beaver Creek near Mason 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.43 0.08
Doss 8 W 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.23 0.23
Mason 10 NE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.53 0.08
Willow Creek near Mason 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.78 0.06
Mason 17 SE 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.95 0.14
Castell 4 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.01 1.22 0.08
Mason 15 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.21 0.04
Cherry Spring 3 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.04 1.31 0.31
Llano 19 SW 0.00 0.00 0.05 1.01 0.17
Hickory Creek near Castell 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.57 0.02
Llano 19 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.34 0.05
Llano 14 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.21 0.00
San Fernando Creek near Llano 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.27 0.03
Llano 9 NW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.37 0.02
Johnson Creek near Llano 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.44 0.01
Cherokee 4 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.50 0.00
Llano River at Llano 0.00 0.00 0.04 1.11 0.05
Llano 5 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.05 1.58 0.07
Llano 6 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.05 2.42 0.12
Llano 7 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.01 1.42 0.10
Tow 5 W 0.00 0.00 0.01 1.02 0.08
Little Llano River near Llano 0.00 0.00 0.02 1.41 0.03
Kingsland 7 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.09 4.26 0.33
Honey Creek near Kingsland 0.00 0.00 0.13 2.92 0.93
Lake LBJ at 2900 Bridge 0.00 0.00 0.12 3.77 1.66
Llano 13 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.08 1.07 0.25
Fredericksburg 10 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.14 0.73 0.22
Willow City 9 NW 0.00 0.00 0.10 1.30 0.24
Sandy Creek near Willow City 0.00 0.00 0.03 1.81 0.05
Llano 11 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.17 3.13 0.28
Willow City 6 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.62 0.34
Willow City 10 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.16 2.13 0.52
Kingsland 9 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.15 2.06 0.46
Sandy Creek near Click 0.00 0.00 0.13 2.50 0.61
Round Mountain 11 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.16 0.85 0.25
Sandy Creek near Kingsland 0.00 0.00 0.14 2.66 0.70
Walnut Creek near Kingsland 0.00 0.00 0.13 1.47 0.35
Lake LBJ at Sandy Harbor 0.00 0.00 0.12 1.63 0.43
Round Mountain 6 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.17 2.23 1.05
 

Marble Falls

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Marble Falls 4 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.18 1.86 0.84
Kingsland 6 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.09 2.10 0.64
Backbone Creek at Marble Falls 0.00 0.00 0.27 1.57 0.70
Flat Rock Creek near Marble Falls 0.00 0.00 0.12 1.15 0.55
 

Travis

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Marble Falls 10 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.16 1.80 0.54
Burnet 6 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.41 1.37 0.60
Burnet 1 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.05 1.70 0.70
Hamilton Creek near Marble Falls 0.00 0.00 0.27 1.26 0.66
Marble Falls 6 ENE 0.00 0.00 1.03 2.76 1.17
Spicewood 5 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.31 1.82 0.59
Spicewood 2 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.58 1.50 0.62
Harper 4 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.84 0.84
Harper 8 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.57 0.57
Fredericksburg 10 WSW 0.00 0.00 0.04 0.91 0.91
Fredericksburg 9 SW 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.40 0.40
Pedernales River near Fredericksburg 0.00 0.00 0.11 0.81 0.81
Fredericksburg 5 N 0.00 0.00 0.09 0.55 0.39
Fredericksburg 10 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.23 1.53 1.53
South Grape Creek near Luckenbach 0.00 0.00 0.21 1.31 1.31
Willow City 6 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.14 0.98 0.96
Pedernales River at LBJ Ranch near Stonewall 0.00 0.00 0.21 0.86 0.70
Blanco 13 WNW 0.00 0.00 0.27 0.94 0.94
Willow City 3 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.11 1.24 0.60
Stonewall 7 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.21 0.60 0.56
North Grape Creek near Johnson City 0.00 0.01 0.24 0.79 0.72
Johnson City 10 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.19 1.20 0.93
Johnson City 4 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.53 0.51
Johnson City 5 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.22 0.41 0.38
Pedernales River near Johnson City 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.44 0.24
Blanco 5 NNE 0.00 0.00 0.26 0.96 0.37
Miller Creek near Johnson City 0.00 0.00 0.25 0.37 0.30
Johnson City 10 E 0.00 0.00 0.29 0.40 0.36
Dripping Springs 8 W 0.03 0.10 0.44 0.79 0.46
Flat Creek near Pedernales Falls State Park 0.00 0.00 0.36 0.38 0.37
Johnson City 9 NNE 0.00 0.01 0.20 0.86 0.49
Cypress Creek near Cypress Mill 0.00 0.00 0.41 0.57 0.41
Spicewood 4 S 0.00 0.00 0.47 0.89 0.51
Lakeway 6 W 0.00 0.00 0.51 0.51 0.51
Bertram 8 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.92 2.76 0.96
Marble Falls 14 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.92 1.19 0.93
Cow Creek near Lago Vista 0.01 0.01 0.58 1.43 0.58
Lakeway 2 E 0.00 0.00 0.61 0.61 0.61
Lago Vista 1 ESE 0.00 0.00 0.53 0.60 0.54
Leander 5 SW 0.00 0.00 0.39 0.79 0.39
Big Sandy Creek near Jonestown 0.00 0.00 0.48 0.59 0.48
Cedar Park 3 SSW 0.00 0.01 1.15 1.16 1.16
Mansfield Dam 1 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.82 0.82 0.82
 

Austin

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Lake Austin at Quinlan Park 0.00 0.00 0.52 0.56 0.52
Lake Austin at Cortana Shores 0.00 0.00 0.79 0.89 0.88
Lake Austin at Davenport Ranch 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Jollyville 2 SW 0.00 0.00 1.37 2.07 2.07
Bull Creek at Loop 360, Austin 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
 

Lady Bird Lake

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
LCRA Redbud Center 0.00 0.00 0.92 2.22 2.22
Dripping Springs 4 NNE 0.00 0.01 0.70 0.91 0.70
Barton Creek at SH 71 near Oak Hill 0.00 0.00 0.48 0.58 0.57
Barton Creek at Loop 360, Austin 0.00 0.00 0.93 2.13 2.13
Lady Bird Lake near Longhorn Dam 0.00 0.00 0.67 2.37 2.37
 

Lower River

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Walnut Creek at Webberville Road, Austin 0.00 0.00 2.33 3.36 3.36
Dripping Springs 5 SSW 0.00 0.00 0.76 1.31 0.76
Driftwood 4 SSE 0.00 0.00 0.75 1.57 0.76
Onion Creek at Buda 0.00 0.00 1.08 1.69 1.43
Manchaca 4 W 0.00 0.00 1.31 1.71 1.48
Onion Creek at Hwy 183, Austin 0.00 0.00 1.54 1.79 1.78
Pflugerville 3 SSE 0.00 0.00 1.19 1.36 1.36
Gilleland Creek near Manor 0.00 0.00 1.75 1.86 1.86
Elgin 8 NW 0.00 0.01 0.04 0.04 0.04
Wilbarger Creek near Elgin 0.00 0.00 1.11 1.11 1.11
Big Sandy Creek near Elgin 0.00 0.03 2.58 2.61 2.58
Colorado River at Bastrop 0.00 0.08 0.59 0.59 0.59
Lockhart 6 NE 0.00 0.01 0.92 0.92 0.92
Cedar Creek 3 WSW 0.00 0.02 1.01 1.01 1.01
Cedar Creek near Bastrop 0.00 0.06 0.70 0.70 0.70
Rosanky 1 W 0.00 0.10 0.68 0.69 0.69
Colorado River at Smithville 0.00 0.15 0.83 0.83 0.83
Giddings 3 WSW 0.00 0.20 1.04 1.29 1.29
Colorado River above La Grange 0.00 0.27 2.10 2.49 2.49
Muldoon 6 WSW 0.00 0.26 1.19 1.19 1.19
Buckners Creek near Muldoon 0.00 0.02 0.02 0.03 0.03
La Grange 5 NE 0.01 0.28 2.27 2.38 2.38
Lake Fayette at Fayette Power Plant 0.03 0.34 1.56 1.57 1.57
Carmine 1 SSW 0.00 0.29 1.26 1.57 1.57
Cummins Creek near Frelsburg 0.10 0.67 1.50 1.50 1.50
Colorado River at Columbus 0.12 0.98 1.41 1.41 1.41
Colorado River near Altair 0.23 1.25 1.25 1.25 1.25
Colorado River near Glen Flora 0.15 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Colorado River at Wharton 0.17 0.66 0.66 0.66 0.66
Colorado River near Lane City 0.07 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
Colorado River at Bay City 0.35 0.48 0.48 0.48 0.48
Eagle Lake 7 NE 0.35 0.91 0.91 0.91 0.91
San Bernard River at East Bernard 0.19 0.81 0.81 0.81 0.81
Sargent 1 ENE 0.82 0.82 0.82 0.82 0.82
Matagorda 1 S 0.62 0.62 0.62 0.62 0.62
Midfield 0.15 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87
 

Lavaca River

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
El Campo 2 NW 0.16 1.16 1.16 1.16 1.16
Weimar 7 S 0.13 0.60 1.60 1.60 1.60
El Campo 15 WSW 0.13 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50
Moulton 1 SSE 0.00 0.25 1.12 1.16 1.16
Hallettsville 1 SSE 0.08 0.44 1.41 1.41 1.41
 

Brazos River

 

 

Location 1 Hour 3 Hour 6 Hour 24 Hour Since Midnight
Goldthwaite 10 ENE 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.54 0.21
Florence 3 SW 0.00 0.00 0.32 1.90 0.32
Thorndale 3 SSE 0.01 0.06 1.35 1.68 1.35
Caldwell 1 NNE 0.00 0.26 1.73 1.90 1.90
Industry 3 W 0.12 0.59 1.64 1.64 1.64
Bellville 1 SW 0.30 1.19 1.19 1.19 1.19
Damon 1 NNW 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

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One Response to “More than 200 rainfall totals…”

  1. Jim Spencer says:

    I can tell you exactly when contrails will return to the sky. When upper level moisture replaces the dry air aloft–just like it has been since the first jet engine flew into the sky.