NASA Rainfall Analysis Showed a Stark Contrast Between Lee's Rains and the Drought to the West (image) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Caption The TMPA rainfall analysis showed a stark contrast between Lee's rains and the drought to the west. Anomalies for the one-month period Aug. 7 to Sept. 7, 2011 (areas in green) to well-above normal rain (areas in blue) along and east of the Mississippi due to the passage of Lee, while nearly all of Texas and most of Kansas are either below (yellow areas) or well-below normal (brown areas). Credit SSAI/NASA, Hal Pierce Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.