Oak Ridge had more than 15 inches of rain in February, a record, according to the National Weather Service in Morristown.
The Oak Ridge Automated Surface Observing Systems recorded 15.62 inches of precipitation during February.
“Records for that site only go back to 1998,” the NWS said. “2019 is the wettest February on record.”
The monthly normal for Oak Ridge is 4.11 inches of rain, the National Weather Service said. The 15.62 inches of precipitation is 3.8 times the monthly normal of 4.11 inches. [Read more…]