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Daily Precipitation Report  
Station Number: IL-LS-1
Station Name: Ottawa 1.3 NW
Observation Date 1/12/2017 4:25 AM
Submitted 1/12/2017 6:33 AM
Total Precip Amount
0.27 in.
01-11-17: High 44, Low 26, wind W, SW, S & N calm-21 mph w/gust 26 mph. Rain 0.27 in my gauge. Today at 4:25am: THUNDER ICE. Thunder & Lightning, rain is falling and freezing, all surfaces are frozen paper thin at this moment, temp 29, wind NNE 9 mph, dew point 28, humidity 98%, wind chill 21. Be very careful it is slick out there. Sunrise 7:20am, Sunset 4:47pm. We've got a minute back in the morning and are starting our slow climb back to summer. By the way there is Full Moon out there which is called The Wolf Moon also known as The Quiet and Old Moon. **UPDATE 6:30am** additional rain and sleet plus melting inside of cylinder brings total from 0.14 to 0.27. Sleet has added some traction to ice. Route 80 seems OK.
Taken at registered location Yes
Snow Information
New Snow Depth
New Snow Water Equivalent NA
Total Snow Depth T
Total Snow Water Equivalent NA
Duration Information
Precipitation Began --
Precipitation Ended --
Heavy Precip Began --
Heavy Precip Lasted --
Duration Time Accuracy --
Additional Information
Additional Data Recorded No
Flooding --