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RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
536 PM EDT MON JUL 8 2019

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL SET AT WASHINGTON DC...

DAILY RAINFALL OF 3.44 INCHES HAS BEEN OBSERVED AT RONALD REAGAN
WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT TODAY. THIS BREAKS THE OLD DAILY MAXIMUM
RAINFALL RECORD FOR JULY 8TH OF 2.16 INCHES...WHICH WAS SET IN 1958.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED IF ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OCCURS
BEFORE THE END OF THE CALENDAR DAY.

WEATHER RECORDS FOR THE WASHINGTON DC AREA HAVE BEEN RECORDED AT
WHAT IS NOW RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT SINCE 1941.
THE OFFICIAL WEATHER RECORD CONSISTS OF THAT DATA BACK TO 1945, AND
OBSERVATIONS TAKEN IN DOWNTOWN WASHINGTON FROM 1871 THROUGH 1944.

ALL CLIMATE DATA ARE CONSIDERED PRELIMINARY UNTIL REVIEWED BY THE
NATIONAL CENTERS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION (NCEI).

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