Entries tagged with ‘Precipitation’

The U.S. Drought Monitor map for May 7, 2013, shows Minnesota's drought to be lessening due to a wet spring. (Source: http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/) 

A record wet start to Minnesota’s spring

from WeatherTalk, by Mark Seeley, Univ. of Minnesota, Dept of Soil, Water, and Climate: “The south-central and southeastern climate divisions of Minnesota are off to a record start in 2013 in terms of precipitation. For south-central Minnesota observers the average total precipitation received through the first 4 months of the year (Jan-Apr) is 11.17 inches, […]