The month of July was actually a wetter month than usual in Sulphur Springs. Average rainfall for July is 3.22 inches and the city Water Treatment Plant recorded 4.60 inches, 1.38 inches of rain above normal. That cuts the rain deficit so far in 2014 from 8.1-inches to 6.72 inches. We have received 20.83 inches of rain for the first seven months of 2014. Average is 27.55 inches. In an average August, Sulphur Springs would receive 2.35 inches of rain.
Don Julian, KSST News and Sports Director