Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State UTAH
County/Area WASHINGTON
WFO SLC
Begin Date 08/04/2008 16:40:00 MST-7
Begin Range 7
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location VIRGIN
Begin Lat/Lon 37.29/-113.1
End Date 08/04/2008 18:40:00 MST-7
End Range 6
End Azimuth N
End Location GRAFTON
End Lat/Lon 37.26/-113.07
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 produced flash flooding in Washington County in far southwest Utah.
Event Narrative Heavy rain caused a large flash flood on North Creek flowing out of Zion National Park. Flows increased on the Virgin River, north of the town of Virgin, from 54 cfs to 2562 cfs.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VIRGIN WASHINGTON CO. UT 08/04/2008 16:40 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
IVINS WASHINGTON CO. UT 08/04/2008 18:14 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K