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July 18, 2014

Total rainfall still trails 2013 total

OKLAHOMA CITY — Nearly an inch of rain fell Thursday in Duncan to push the year’s precipitation total above 15 inches, but the year-to-date total is still  2 inches below last year’s.

The year-to-date total reached 15.69 inches after 0.84 was recorded in Duncan Thursday.

Last year at this time, the total was 17.99.

There is a 20 percent chance of rain Friday, the weather service said, and the high temperature is expected to reach only 75.

No rain is expected the rest of the weekend and temperatures are expected to climb back into the lower 90s on Sunday.

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