Here’s a look at the monthly rainfall in each one over the past two years.
|The Suwannee (red dots) and panhandle (yellow triangles)|
saw only sparse summer rains
The gray shading the background shows the Florida’s state-wide historical statistics for the past thirty years. The dark gray band shows the normal range and the white line in the middle the median.
Now I see why the Suwannee is so low:
It missed out on its usual dose of summer rains.