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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR  
1020 PM CDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
 
...POTENTIAL STATE RECORD SET FOR MAXIMUM RAINFALL CAUSED BY  
TROPICAL CYCLONES IN ARKANSAS...  
 
THE ARKANSAS STATE RECORD FOR MAXIMUM RAINFALL CAUSED BY TROPICAL  
CYCLONES OR THEIR REMNANTS OCCURRED BETWEEN JUNE 28-JULY 2, 1989  
IN PORTLAND, ARKANSAS(ASHLEY COUNTY) WHERE 13.91 INCHES OF RAIN  
WAS RECORDED. RECORDS FOR THIS INFORMATION GO BACK TO 1950.  
 
BETWEEN JULY 14-JULY 16 AS THE REMNANTS OF BARRY MOVED ACROSS THE  
STATE, THE MURFREESBORO 1 W COOPERATIVE OBSERVER RECORDED A TOTAL  
OF 14.58 INCHES OF RAINFALL. IF NO OTHER LOCATION RECORDS A  
HIGHER RAINFALL AMOUNT, THIS WILL BECOME THE NEW STATE RECORD.  
 
THIS INFORMATION IS PRELIMINARY AND IS SUBJECT TO REVISION IN THE  
COMING DAYS AS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS RECEIVED. MANY THANKS TO  
THE DEDICATED OBSERVERS THAT MEASURED RAINFALL DURING THIS HEAVY  
RAINFALL EVENT.  
 

 
 
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