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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 76 kts.
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area CHAVES
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 07/03/2008 17:30:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth SSE
Begin Location HAGERMAN
Begin Lat/Lon 33.1/-104.31
End Date 07/03/2008 17:33:00 MST-7
End Range 1
End Azimuth SSE
End Location HAGERMAN
End Lat/Lon 33.1/-104.33
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 50.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Plenty of low level moisture combined with a weak upper level disturbance over central New Mexico to produce large hail and flash flooding. A thunderstorm produced a wet microburst and significant wind damage in Chaves County.
Event Narrative Thunderstorm wind gusts in excess of 80 mph struck the southeast side of Hagerman. Outbuildings sustained heavy damage to doors and roofs and empty grain bins were destroyed. In addition, several small to medium size trees were uprooted. An estimated 2 inches of rain in 30 minutes accompanied the wet microburst.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
SPIESS SANTA FE CO. NM 07/03/2008 13:55 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CANYONCITO SANTA FE CO. NM 07/03/2008 14:12 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOS LUNAS VALENCIA CO. NM 07/03/2008 17:01 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HAGERMAN CHAVES CO. NM 07/03/2008 17:30 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 76 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 50.00K 0.00K