WTOC TV Savannah

Rainfall Reports from in and around Savannah
From the WTOC TV WeatherTackers


April 1998

(Compiled by Patrick Prokop, Meteorologist of WTOC TV)
Wednesday/Tursday, April 8-9

Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes struck areas around Ft. Stewart Thursday, April 9, between 5:45 and 7:00 AM resulting in 6 deaths and numerous injuries. Hardest hit areas were in the Gumbranch and Rye Patch areas of Liberty and Long counties. Also, destruction occured at Olive Branch on the Bryan/Bulloch county line near I-16 as well as near Marlow in Effingham county on Sand Hill Road.
Chatham County:
3.54" WTOC-TV
4.00" Garden City, Donna Conner
3.00" Garden City, Joe Coffey
2.70" Georgetown, John Hoffman
2.67" Oatland Island, Fred Whitten
3.20" Port Wentworth, "Mop Top"
3.18" Savannah, Wilshire, Patty and Buzz Olsen
2.58" Savannah, Coffee Bluff, Patrick Prokop
2.72" Savannah, SSU, Joseph Conyers
3.00" Silk Hope, Bruce
1.80" Skidaway Island, Father Paul Hoornstra
1.79" Skidaway Island, Bob Wight
1.75" Wilmington Island, Richard Hasbrouck
2.57" WIlmington Island, John Beaujean
2.37" Wilmington Island, Cecilia Morrett
4.60" Thunderbolt, Phyllis Hardeman
4.65" Tybee, Dick Grosse

Appling County:
2.20" Baxley, Bill Crapps
3.3" Baxley, Nancy Sellers
1.25" Long Branch, Jason Deal

Beaufort County:
3.00" Daufuskie Island, Bob and Emily Burn
3.25" Mcgarveys corner near Sun City, Marshall Reynolds 0.92" Okatie, Don and MaryAnn Crone

Bulloch County:
2.75" Statesboro, GSU, Dan Good 2.50" Hopeulikeit, Larry Kiker

Bryan County:
3.00" Pembroke, Nicholas Jankiewicz
3.20" Richmond Hill, Sam Davis

Candler County:
1.60" Metter Guido Gardens

Effingham County:
1.30" Clyo, Pete Mossi
2.97" Clyo, Silverhill, Myra Utley
3.15" Guyton, Griffin Lake, Margie Havlin
3.50" Rincon, JEL

Evans County:
2.75" Claxton, Martha Sapp

Glynn County:
1.86" Brunswick, John Goff

Jasper County:
2.70" Ridgeland, Mike Mitchell

Liberty County:
----" Hinesville, Skip Martin
2.07" Midway, Joey Hartwell
2.50" Lake George, Taylor Semken

Long County:
2.10" Ludowici, Marvin Leggett

Montgomery County:
4.00" Petros, (SW of Vidalia) Ron TUrner

Pierce County:
1.80" Blackshear, Gene Nevil

Screven County:
3.00" Sylvania, Betty Scott

Tattnall County:
4.06" Reidsville, James Purvis
1.50" Glennville, Ricky Crummy

Wayne County:
1.85" Odum, Ben Wilson
2.70" Jesup, Don BItter
2.00" Jesup, Anderson sub-division, Brenda and Roy Moore ******************************
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Mothly Totals
Chatham County:
6.50" WTOC-TV
5.10" Garden City, Joe Coffey
6.22" Georgetown, John Hoffman
-.--" Oatland Island, Fred Whitten
6.40" Port Wentworth, "Mop Top"
6.40" Savannah, Wilshire, Robert Cabaniss
6.12" Savannah, Wilshire, Patty adn Buzz Olsen
3.83" Savannah, Coffee Bluff, Patrick Prokop
-.--" Savannah, SSU, Joseph Conyers
3.65" Skidaway Island, Jim Naylor
5.96" Wilmington Island, Richard Hasbrouck
4.69" WIlmington Island, John Beaujean
4.42" Wilmington Island, Cecilia Morrett
7.14" Thunderbolt, Phyllis Hardeman
5.65" Tybee, Dick Grosse

Appling County:
4.80" Baxley, Bill Crapps
5.10" Baxley, Nancy Sellers
2.00" Long Branch, Jason Deal

Beaufort County:
6.48" Burton, Todd Maschino
5.00" Daufuskie Island, Bob and Emily Burn
5.36" Okatie, Don and MaryAnn Crone

Bulloch County:
-.--" Statesboro, GSU, Dan Good 7.34" Hopeulikeit, Larry Kiker

Bryan County:
4.40" Richmond Hill, Sam Davis

Candler County:
7.80" Metter Guido Gardens

Effingham County:
-.--" Clyo, Pete Mossi
-.--" Clyo, Silverhill, Myra Utley
-.--" Guyton, Griffin Lake, Margie Havlin
-.--" Rincon, JEL

Evans County:
-.--" Claxton, Martha Sapp

Glynn County:
2.36" Brunswick, John Goff

Jasper County:
-.--" Ridgeland, Mike Mitchell

Liberty County:
5.04" Hinesville, Skip Martin
3.76" Midway, Joey Hartwell

Long County:
-.--" Ludowici, Marvin Leggett

Pierce County:
-.--" Blackshear, Gene Nevil

Screven County:


Tattnall County:
5.30" Reidsville, James Purvis
6.00" Glennville, Ricky Crummy

Wayne County:
2.96" Odum, Ben Wilson
-.--" Jesup, Don BItter
-.--" Jesup, Anderson sub-division, Brenda and Roy Moore
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