See How Hurricane Irma Dumped Rain as It Passed Over US

Hurricane Irma pounded South Florida over the weekend. Here are some of the first aerials over the shattered areas.

(Published Monday, Sept. 11, 2017)

The map below shows hourly rainfall in the Southeastern United States as the powerful storm Irma pounded the region early Sunday morning through Monday afternoon.

The National Weather Service releases hourly data on rainfall across the U.S., as measured in inches. The circles on the map are proportional to the amount of rainfall at a given point in the grid in a particular hour.

Photos: Long Road to Recovery Begins After Irma Large waves produced by Hurricane Irma crash into the end of Anglins Fishing Pier Sept. 10, 2017, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The category 4 hurricane made landfall in the United States in the Florida Keys at 9:10 a.m. local time after raking across the north coast of Cuba. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images