Charlotte/Mecklenburg Hydrologic Network - Rainfall Distribution Contour Maps

Rainfall Distribution for Mecklenburg County
July 15-16, 2014

This map is based on data from more than 70 raingages operated by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County as part of the Flood Information and Notification System (FINS). Information on the FINS raingage network is at http://nc.water.usgs.gov/char/rainfall.html. Real-time streamflow information also collected in the FINS network is at http://nc.water.usgs.gov/char/streamflow.html.

Distribution interval map for July 15, 2014 storm

Rainfall distribution contours for selected past storms (beginning 8/1995) are available at the Rainfall Distribution Archive.

Precipitation totals at Mecklenburg County Rainfall Network sites
Map of rainfall network sites
Station ID CRN Location Precipitation
Totals
in inches
351812080445545 CRN01 Raingage at Fire Station 27 1.37
351954080493445 CRN02 Raingage at Fire Station 28 1.94
351633080493445 CRN03 Raingage at Irwin Creek 0.86
351132080562345 CRN04 Raingage at Fire Station 30 1.12
351642080533445 CRN05 Raingage at CMUD Admin Building 0.98
350359080521145 CRN06 Raingage at McAlpine Creek 0.84
350351080454145 CRN07 Raingage at Fire Station 9 2.55
350314080484945 CRN08 Raingage at St. Matthews Church 1.68
351414080463245 CRN09 Raingage at Fire Station 15 1.10
350815080460745 CRN10 Raingage at McAlpine Creek at Sardis Road 1.59
351331080525945 CRN11 Raingage at Fire Station 10 0.70
350823080505345 CRN12 Raingage at Fire Station 16 0.46
350947080524945 CRN13 Raingage at USGS Office 0.65
351553080562645 CRN14 Raingage at Fire Station 21 1.28
351320080502645 CRN15 Raingage at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center 1.07
351540080430045 CRN16 Raingage at Reedy Creek Park Environmental Center 0.81
351023080435745 CRN17 Raingage at Piney Grove Elementary School 1.47
351922080540345 CRN18 Raingage at USPS at Sunset Road 0.60
351132080504145 CRN19 Raingage at Freedom Park 0.80
351032080475245 CRN20 Raingage at Fire Station 14 0.68
350842080572801 CRN21 Raingage at Kennedy Junior High School 0.45
350623080583801 CRN22 Raingage at Lake Wylie Elementary School 0.43
351302080412701 CRN23 Raingage at Charles T. Myers Golf Course 0.74
352750080523545 CRN24 Raingage at McDowell Creek 0.63
352155080531145 CRN25 Raingage at Gar Creek at SR2120 1.49
352432080473745 CRN26 Raingage at Bradford Airfield 1.42
351604080470845 CRN27 Raingage at Hidden Valley Elementary 1.20
350657080544945 CRN28 Raingage at Crompton Street 0.50
351218080331345 CRN29 Raingage at Belk Scout Camp 1.84
351455080374445 CRN30 Raingage at Rhyne Farm 0.89
350110080502045 CRN31 Raingage at Elon Parks and Recreation Center 2.04
351028080385545 CRN32 Raingage at Bain Elementary School 2.84
352000080414645 CRN33 Raingage at Mallard Creek 1.75
352555080574445 CRN34 Raingage at Cowans Ford Dam Warehouse 0.62
352003080591245 CRN35 Raingage at Mountain Island Dam 0.37
352921080473245 CRN36 Raingage at West Fork Substation 0.20
351247080592745 CRN37 Raingage at Berryhill Elementary School 0.92
350128081000145 CRN38 Raingage at Tega Cay Town Hall, S.C. 0.34
350627080410645 CRN39 Raingage at NCDOT Facility 3.82
353003080591745 CRN40 Raingage at Westport Golf Course 1.34
352323080551645 CRN41 Raingage at McDowell Creek 1.10
353014080524945 CRN42 Raingage at Norman Shores 0.74
352440080505045 CRN43 Raingage at Huntersville Elementary School 1.12
352718080484345 CRN44 Raingage at Knox Farm 0.33
350903081004545 CRN45 Raingage at Withers Cove 0.69
352135080462045 CRN46 Raingage at Oehler Farm 1.87
351229080460245 CRN47 Raingage at Winterfield Elementary 1.09
350637080475645 CRN48 Raingage at Olde Providence Elementary 2.48
352224080500345 CRN49 Raingage at North Mecklenburg High School 2.01
351502080512045 CRN50 Raingage at Beatties Ford Road 0.97
352310080424845 CRN51 Raingage at Concord Regional Airport 1.97
351753081011745 CRN52 Raingage at Ida Rankin Elementary 0.73
351412080541245 CRN53 Raingage at Harding High School 0.60
351741080475045 CRN54 Raingage at Turning Point Academy 1.33
350324080551845 CRN55 Raingage at Hammond Farm 0.57
350635080513245 CRN56 Raingage at South Mecklenburg High School 0.64
351109080412145 CRN57 Raingage at Lebanon Road Elementary School 1.44
352006080462845 CRN58 Raingage at Mallard Creek Elementary 1.74
350624081023345 CRN59 Raingage at YMCA Camp Thunderbird, S.C. 0.49
351104080521845 CRN60 Raingage at Collinswood Elementary School 0.93
351816080564345 CRN61 Raingage at Coulwood Middle School 0.24
352523080535545 CRN62 Raingage at Cookson Dairy Farm 0.98
352541080441745 CRN63 Raingage at Odell Elementary School 1.21
351928080515645 CRN64 Raingage at Hornets Nest Elementary 1.23
351536080410645 CRN65 Raingage at Reedy Creek Elementary 0.72
351229080480145 CRN66 Raingage at Chantilly Elementary School 0.76
350857080383245 CRN67 Raingage at Thompson Farm 4.79
351145080371945 CRN68 Raingage at White Farm 2.59
350646080432545 CRN69 Raingage at Matthews Elementary School 5.08
350630080455845 CRN70 Raingage at Providence High School 4.40
351001080495845 CRN71 Raingage at Alexander Graham Middle School 0.45
351124080581245 CRN72 Raingage at Garrison Road 0.84

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