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Morning Express with Robin Meade

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April Showers

This past Easter/Passover weekend was dry for many across the U.S. But as the old saying goes: “April showers bring May flowers...” This month can be a wet one! Where can you find the most rain on average in the month of April? At the Farmer’s Almanac, they compiled a list using records from NOAA of April rainfall totals on average for the past 30 years. Here’s what they found:

Top Ten Rainiest Cities in April
1. Hilo, Hi – 12.54 inches
2. Yakutat, AK – 10.80 inches
3. Mt. Washington, NH – 8.43 inches
4. Quillayute, WA – 7.44 inches
5. Annette, AK – 7.37 inches
6. Jackson, MS – 5.98 inches
7. Memphis, TN – 5.79 inches
8. Meridan, MS – 5.62 inches
9. Baton Rouge, LA – 5.56 inches
10. Kodiak, AK- 5.48 inches


HLN Meteorologist Bonnie Schneider is the author of EXTREME WEATHER, on sale now in bookstores everywhere – go to for more info

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