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Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area BERNALILLO
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/08/2008 18:14:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location HAHN
Begin Lat/Lon 35.12/-106.64
End Date 08/08/2008 19:30:00 MST-7
End Range 1
End Azimuth SE
End Location HAHN
End Lat/Lon 35.09/-106.61
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 300.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Deep moisture, possibly aided by the remnants of Edouard, fueled thunderstorms with heavy rain over Albuquerque. Several reports of flash flooding were observed.
Event Narrative Extensive flash flooding was observed across much of central and north|central Albuquerque on the evening of the 8th. Carlisle road was especially hit hard. Two feet of water was flowing over Carlisle and Montgomery and some apartments had water in them near this intersection. High water was also reported at Carlisle and Lomas, Candelaria and Edith, and Osuna and Jefferson. One person was rescued from the Interstate 40 diversion channel which had several feet of fast moving water in it.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 300.00K 0.00K
HAHN BERNALILLO CO. NM 08/08/2008 18:14 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 300.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 300.00K 0.00K