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Pesky mosquitoes could make a comeback during next few weeks

October brings with it the crisp fall air and the excitement of the upcoming Holiday season, but it's typically the rainiest month of the second half of the year with almost 4 inches of rain in Central Texas.

Fall rains come with a pesky consequence: floodwater mosquitoes.

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Austinites react to Shoal Creek flood, three-inch Monday downpour

Shoal Creek slowed but remained flowing Tuesday after a Monday storm brought over three inches of rain. (Austonia)

In the words of Austin's mysterious cultural narrator, Evil Mopac, Austin transformed from a "drought-pocked landscape" to an "Amazonian jungle" as the city saw its rainiest day in over three years Monday.

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Rainfall expected to persist through the rest of August

(Austonia file photo)

Austin is going to get the rainfall it desperately needs as showers are expected to bleed over from Monday into Tuesday this week.

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