Record rainfall soaks Ottawa

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By Josh Pringle, CTV News Ottawa, April 15, 2019

April showers bring rainfall records to Ottawa.

A major storm Sunday night and Monday morning flooded roads and parks across the region.

Environment Canada reports 23.8 mm of rain fell Sunday at the Ottawa Airport, setting a record for greatest rainfall on April 14 in Ottawa history. The previous rainfall record was 15 mm set in 1942.