90th day with only 1/100″ of rain since June 15
+ NOAA: Today marks 90 days with only 1/100th of an inch of rain at Olympia Regional Airport. Click here for the statistics from NOAA’s station at Olympia’s Regional Airport. Then click in the month under View Station Data.
.01″ of rain fell on August 26, and a trace of rain was recorded Sept. 8 and 12.
+ The Olympian: The state Department of Ecology labeled March through May as the second-driest on record since 1895. “The state Department of Ecology labeled March through May as the second-driest on record since 1895.”
+ The Seattle Times: Drought hit Washington fast and hard, devastating farmers
+ The Weather Channel: Rain is forecast here this weekend.