Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Ice Jam
State NEW HAMPSHIRE
County/Area SULLIVAN
WFO GYX
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-12-21 22:00:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1WSW CLAREMONT
Begin Lat/Lon 43.38/-72.36
End Date 2008-12-22 11:35:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1ENE CLAREMONT MUNI ARPT
End Lat/Lon 43.37/-72.36
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 Well below normal temperatures caused a freeze-up jam to develop on the Sugar River at West Claremont, (flood stage 7.0 ft). The river briefly went above flood stage cresting at 7.2 ft, resulting in only minor flooding.
Event Narrative An ice jam caused by a rapid freeze-up resulted in minor flooding on the Sugar River in West Claremont, (flood stage 7.0 ft), which crested at 7.2 ft.


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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
CLAREMONT SULLIVAN CO. NH 12/21/2008 22:00 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K