¬† … Record daily maximum rainfall set at Apalachicola¬† October 18…

A record rainfall of 7.49 inches was set at Apalachicola yesterday.
This breaks the old record for October 18th of 1.73 inches set in
1989.

This also makes October 18 2011 the 4th rainiest day on record at
Apalachicola… and the rainiest day since 1996. The period of record
for precipitation data stretches from 1900 to present day.

The maximum rainfall for a calendar day at Apalachicola is 10.67
inches which fell on October 2 1996.