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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State COLORADO
County/Area MOFFAT
WFO GJT
Begin Date 05/21/2008 13:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth SE
Begin Location MAYBELL
Begin Lat/Lon 40.51/-108.06
End Date 05/25/2008 05:00:00 MST-7
End Range 1
End Azimuth SSE
End Location SUNBEAM
End Lat/Lon 40.54/-108.17
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.50K
Episode Narrative Warm temperatures caused rapid melting of mountain snowpack and high flows on area rivers.
Event Narrative The Yampa River at Deerlodge Park exceeded flood stage. The river also exceeded bankfull in the Maybell vicinity and caused flooding of a yard near the river.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.00K 0.50K
MAYBELL MOFFAT CO. CO 05/21/2008 13:00 MST-7 Flood 0 0 1.00K 0.50K
Totals: 0 0 1.00K 0.50K