Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
000
NOUS46 KLOX 231413
PNSLOX

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
610 AM PST MON FEB 23 2015

...TIE FOR THE MOST RAIN IN LOS ANGELES ON ANY ACADEMY AWARDS DAY...

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES RECEIVED 0.70 INCHES OF RAIN YESTERDAY. THIS
PLACED YESTERDAY IN A THREE WAY TIE FOR HAVING THE MOST RAIN ON ANY
DAY ON WHICH THE ACADEMY AWARDS CEREMONY WAS HELD. THE OTHER TWO
SUCH DAYS WERE MARCH 4TH 1943 AND MARCH 25TH 1991. MEASURABLE RAIN
HAS BEEN RECORDED IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES ON 17 OF THE 87 ACADEMY
AWARDS DAYS.


THE FOLLOWING IS A RANKING OF WETTEST ACADEMY AWARDS DAYS

RANK                 DATE              RAINFALL
--------      ------------------      -----------

1  (TIE)      FEBRUARY 22ND 2015      0.70 INCHES
1  (TIE)      MARCH    25TH 1991      0.70 INCHES
1  (TIE)      MARCH     4TH 1943      0.70 INCHES
4             MARCH    15TH 1945      0.50 INCHES
5  (TIE)      MARCH     2ND 1944      0.48 INCHES
5  (TIE)      FEBRUARY 29TH 1940      0.48 INCHES
7             FEBRUARY 24TH 2008      0.46 INCHES
8             APRIL     8TH 1975      0.40 INCHES
9             MARCH    19TH 1953      0.31 INCHES
10            MARCH    29TH 1982      0.26 INCHES
11            MARCH     2ND 2014      0.17 INCHES
12            APRIL     2ND 1976      0.06 INCHES
13            FEBRUARY 25TH 2007      0.04 INCHES
14            APRIL     8TH 1963      0.03 INCHES
15 (TIE)      APRIL    10TH 1967      0.02 INCHES
15 (TIE)      MARCH    25TH 1994      0.02 INCHES
17            MARCH    24TH 1949      0.01 INCHES

$$

DB







USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.