Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area BERNALILLO
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/16/2008 14:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location ADOBE ACRES
Begin Lat/Lon 35.03/-106.74
End Date 08/16/2008 14:30:00 MST-7
End Range 1
End Azimuth WNW
End Location ADOBE ACRES
End Lat/Lon 35.03/-106.74
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 An upper low over Colorado provided necessary instability to trigger isolated severe thunderstorms in New Mexico.
Event Narrative Runoff from heavy rain caused a retaining wall to collapse. Several homes were flooded as a result.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
ADOBE ACRES BERNALILLO CO. NM 08/16/2008 14:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
SOCORRO SOCORRO CO. NM 08/16/2008 16:10 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BINGHAM SOCORRO CO. NM 08/16/2008 17:50 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AMISTAD UNION CO. NM 08/16/2008 19:45 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 63 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TUCUMCARI QUAY CO. NM 08/16/2008 21:40 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 75.00K 0.00K