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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ILLINOIS
County/Area HANCOCK
WFO DVN
Begin Date 12/27/2008 04:35:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location SUTTER
Begin Lat/Lon 40.3/-91.35
End Date 12/27/2008 08:35:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth NE
End Location SUTTER
End Lat/Lon 40.3/-91.31
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 Strong low pressure in the southern Plains brought a surge of gulf moisture northward into the region, as a cold front approached from the west. Thunderstorms erupted over western Illinois dumping 1 to 2 inches of rain, which caused isolated flash flooding.
Event Narrative Road just north of Sutter reported to be flooded by several inches of water over the road and impassable.


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
SUTTER HANCOCK CO. IL 12/27/2008 04:35 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K