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Chattanooga twice as rainy as Seattle in 2013; cooler temps, no tornadoes in Southeast TN

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All the rain that fell this year might make you think Chattanooga was morphing into Seattle.

Except that Chattanooga got twice as much rain in 2013 — 67.4 inches and counting as of Friday — as did Seattle, which had a total of just under 33 inches.

"It was a much-wetter-than-normal year," said Derek Eisentrout of the National Weather Service's Morristown, Tenn., office.

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