Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area MORGAN
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-06-13 18:00:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1NNW OAKWORTH
Begin Lat/Lon 34.5879/-86.9863
End Date 2008-06-13 21:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 0SW FLINT CITY
End Lat/Lon 34.5167/-86.9748
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Redeveloping strong to severe showers and thunderstorms produce one to 2 inches of rainfall across much of northern Alabama, with locally around 3 inches in some areas over a 2 to 3 hour period. This caused some localized flash flooding in Morgan county.
Event Narrative Training strong thunderstorms produced excessive rainfall over the city of Decatur. Many roads in Decatur were affected. Runoff up to 8 inches deep was reported near the intersection of Veterans Drive and 14th Street in Decatur. Also, flash flood waters climbed to a depth of two feet along 4th Avenue between 10th and 11th street, and water up to one foot entered the Rescue Squad Building on Old Highway 31 in Flint City.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
COUNTY LINE CULLMAN CO. AL 06/13/2008 16:45 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
OAKWORTH MORGAN CO. AL 06/13/2008 18:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.50K 0.00K