Near Record Rainfall In Winnipeg

Near Record Rainfall

WINNIPEG - A rainstorm on Friday evening was almost a record for Winnipeg.

According to Environment Canada, 53 millimetres of rain fell between 5 and 6 p.m. on Friday.

That was just three millimetres short of the record set in 1984 for the most rain in one hour at the airport.

The city's 311 line received more than 100 calls for flooded streets and ditches.

TOPICS:   Winnipeg News

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