Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ILLINOIS
County/Area JO DAVIESS
WFO DVN
Begin Date 06/08/2008 19:40:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location GALENA
Begin Lat/Lon 42.42/-90.45
End Date 06/08/2008 22:00:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth WNW
End Location GALENA
End Lat/Lon 42.43/-90.44
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 Thunderstorms moved across parts of northwest and west central Illinois during the mid evening hours of June 8 producing widespread tree damage, a few large hail stones, and heavy rain resulting in some isolated flash flooding.
Event Narrative Heavy rain resulted in flash flooding of Spring Street in Galena, IL around 8:40 pm June 8. The street was closed by law enforcement officials until flood waters receded.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
STOCKTON JO DAVIESS CO. IL 06/08/2008 18:52 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
APPLE RIVER CANYON SP JO DAVIESS CO. IL 06/08/2008 18:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORA JO DAVIESS CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WADDAMS GROVE STEPHENSON CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WADDAMS GROVE STEPHENSON CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GALENA JO DAVIESS CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:40 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OQUAWKA HENDERSON CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
GLADSTONE HENDERSON CO. IL 06/08/2008 19:52 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BIGGSVILLE HENDERSON CO. IL 06/08/2008 20:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KIRKWOOD WARREN CO. IL 06/08/2008 20:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LITTLE YORK WARREN CO. IL 06/08/2008 20:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(MLI) QUAD CITY ARPT ROCK ISLAND CO. IL 06/08/2008 20:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K