In September, Abilene measured 2.51 inches. October was wet with 3.15 inches but the following tells the story of the Big Country drought in the winte of 08/09:
November - .11 - (4 days of light rain)
December - .01 - (2 days of light rain)
January - .08 so far - (1 day of light rain)
Least there is rain in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday - keep on hoping!