Examples of rainfall in a Sentence
This area has an average annual rainfall of 12 inches.
an increase in annual rainfall
Recent Examples of rainfall from the Web
Orlando could see rainfall amounts ranging from a half- to three-quarters of an inch, the NWS said.
Normal May rainfall in Baltimore is 3-4 inches, and there was 3.6 inches of rainfall at BWI, the region’s point of record, from May 1 through Wednesday.
In the evening, there’s a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10 p.m., and then a slight chance of showers from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. There could still be heavy rainfall in the evening, forecasters warned.
According to the weather service, the area’s strongest storms were across Lake and McHenry counties with rainfall in the 1.5- to 2-inch range, while other areas reported hail and wind damage.
Across South Florida, average rainfall amounts through Wednesday morning will range from 1 to 3.5 inches, with an even higher count in some areas.
The real jackpot for rainfall amounts came with some of the strong storm cells that rolled through Baltimore and St Mary’s County.
Vinoj Kumar, general manager of the Solai farm, blamed the disaster on massive rainfall in a forest above the dam.
And like many models, the E3SM produces two bands of rainfall in the tropics, rather than the one seen in nature near the equator.
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: the amount of rain that falls on a particular area
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