|From AccuWeather, click to enlarge|
These amounts truly are extraordinary. While I do not believe there is an official record category for "mid-summer rainfall," if there was I believe this would be a record.
As of Saturday, here is the amount of rain-- above the normal amount -- needed to break the drought. White areas are drought-free according to the Palmer Drought Index.
ADDITION 2:41pm CDT:
Courtesy of Dr. Ryan Maue, here is the European Model's 10-day rainfall forecast. He noted the zero over Kansas and Oklahoma.