JUST A DROP IN THE BUCKET...
Some heavy rain has fallen in the region but in much of eastern Iowa and western Illinois, it's been just a drop in the bucket so far. Rain will fall into Monday morning:
The heavier rain will still end up with the stronger storms in far southeast Iowa:
Precipitation in this region has been running well below normal for the last three months:
Drought continues to worsen in the area and more rain is needed:
Tuesday will be dry and sunny with another chance for rain by Wednesday:
And another prospect on Friday:
Most of the local area escaped the threat of severe weather, but we once again miss out on the heavy rain, too.