Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area SIERRA
WFO EPZ
Begin Date 07/13/2008 15:30:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location KINGSTON
Begin Lat/Lon 32.93/-107.72
End Date 07/13/2008 16:30:00 MST-7
End Range 3
End Azimuth S
End Location KINGSTON
End Lat/Lon 32.88/-107.72
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Outflow boundaries within a very moist air mass caused the development of thunderstorms with very heavy rain. Unfortunately, the ground was already saturated from rainfall on several preceding days.
Event Narrative Heavy rain caused a rock slide on Highway 152 near Emory Pass on the Sierra/Grant County Line.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 355.00K 50.00K
DEMING LUNA CO. NM 07/12/2008 17:45 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 350.00K 50.00K
KINGSTON SIERRA CO. NM 07/13/2008 15:30 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 355.00K 50.00K