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SXUS73 KFSD 160731
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RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
230 AM CDT FRI SEP 16 2016

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL SET FOR SEPTEMBER 15 AT
SIOUX FALLS SD...

RAINFALL TOTALED 3.61 INCHES AT JOE FOSS FIELD IN SIOUX FALLS SD
ON SEPTEMBER 15.  THIS ESTABLISHES A NEW MAXIMUM RAINFALL FOR
THE DATE...BREAKING THE FORMER RECORD OF 1.50 INCHES SET IN 1988.

THIS RAINFALL AMOUNT IS ALSO THE SECOND GREATEST DAILY RAINFALL ON
RECORD FOR SIOUX FALLS DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER.  THE GREATEST
RAINFALL ON ANY SEPTEMBER DAY WAS 4.02 INCHES ON SEPTEMBER 11...1966.
THE RAINFALL OF 3.61 INCHES ALSO RANKS AS THE 12TH GREATEST RAINFALL
FOR ANY DAY ON RECORD.

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