Italy... a new European record.

A whopping 740.6mm (29.2 inches) of rain in just 12 hours!

Italy set a new national record for rainfall in 6-hours and then went on to break the European record for 12-hour totals.

This is the satellite loop over the last 36 hours. pic.twitter.com/YJeZ2soEdE

— Scott Duncan (@ScottDuncanWX) October 5, 2021