Through Tuesday of this week, more than 70 inches of precipitation had been recorded during 2011 in Anna.
A similar total has been recorded by the National Weather Service, NWS, office in Paducah.
Year-to-date precipita-tion as of Dec. 6 at Paducah was 72.58 inches.
This surpassed the previous record precipitation for a year. The record had been 70.58 inches, which was set in 1950. Records at Paducah date back to 1937.