Precipitation Totals for Lawrence Municipal Airport (May 28)
May to date: 8.22"
2015 to date: 13.42"
- Lawrence receives about 2.6 inches of rain over weekend
- May 24, 2015
- Thunderstorms on Saturday and continued rain on Sunday helped Lawrence reach normal year-to-date precipitation levels, Shawn Byrne of the National Weather Service in Topeka said.
- Flood warning in effect for several east Kansas counties
- 12:05 p.m., May 24, 2015 Updated 05:29 p.m.
- The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a flood warning for several counties until 10:45 p.m.
- Flash flood watch issued for Douglas County through Monday
- 04:17 p.m., May 23, 2015 Updated 07:35 p.m.
- The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a flash flood watch for Douglas County in effect through Monday morning.
- Saturday night storms lead to sunny Sunday
- May 17, 2015
- Thunderstorms, at times severe, roared through Lawrence Saturday night, dropping 1.73 inches of rain.
- Tornado watch canceled for Douglas County
- May 16, 2015
- The tornado watch for Douglas County has been canceled, according to the National Weather Service in Topeka.
- Mother Nature has her day with rain in Lawrence; severe weather watch in place until 10 p.m.
- 11:13 a.m., May 10, 2015 Updated 02:11 p.m.
- Mother Nature had her own kind of Mother’s Day in Lawrence on Sunday with thundershowers late in the morning.
- Kansas, other plains states brace for severe weather
- May 9, 2015
- Great Plains states were bracing Saturday for more severe weather. The National Weather Service says there’s a risk of severe thunderstorms Saturday — including possible tornadoes and large hail — in parts of western Kansas, western Colorado, and the Oklahoma and Texas panhandles.
- Lawrence sees just over a quarter of an inch of rain on Thursday, more to come
- 10:11 p.m., May 7, 2015 Updated 08:37 a.m.
- After nearly a week of consistent, if scattered, showers, Lawrence is still nearly four inches short of the average expected amount of rain, said Bill Gargan of the National Weather Service in Topeka.
- Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for SW Douglas County until 11 a.m.
- May 7, 2015
- The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southwestern Douglas County until 11 a.m. Thursday.
- Storms leave damage across 6 Kansas counties
- May 7, 2015
- Storms that packed at least nine confirmed tornadoes, hail and heavy rain left behind damage in Kansas counties but no fatalities or major injuries.