Plenty of drops still have to fall before today's supersoaker storm sweeps away from New England, but so far the data suggest that Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts bore the brunt of it.
Many of the highest rainfall totals collected by the National Weather Service for the day were recorded in Bristol and Plymouth counties, in a swath cutting a northeast diagonally from the southwest corner of Rhode Island to Boston's southern suburbs.
By 1 p.m., for example, 7.12 inches had fallen in Taunton and 5.62 inches in Acushnet. By 10:30 a.m., 5.5 inches was recorded in in West Bridgewater. By contrast, at Logan Airport, 3.69 inches of rain had fallen by 1 p.m.
Some of the highest rainfall totals were in Rhode Island, with North Kingstown registering 7.73 inches by 10:35 a.m.
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