24 JULY 1998: NORTHEAST U.S.:RAIN RECORD ENN reports that 13 June was the wettest day on record for both Boston, Mass., and Providence, R.I. Boston received 5.69 inches, the record was 4.36;Providence received 3.29 inches, the record was 2.97. This was the third wettest June in history for the 12 states in the Northeast, with an average of 6.32 inches, 164% above normal.

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