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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ALABAMA
County/Area MARSHALL
WFO HUN
Begin Date 01/06/2009 20:32:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location RUTH
Begin Lat/Lon 34.38/-86.57
End Date 01/06/2009 23:32:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth NNE
End Location RUTH
End Lat/Lon 34.38/-86.56
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 An area of low pressure developed along a stalled frontal boundary across northeastern Alabama. Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms developed along and behind the front as the low moved northeast. This system produced flooding rainfall across much of central and northeastern Alabama.|Stream and creek flooding lasted into the 7th.
Event Narrative Continuing heavy rainfall produced flash flooding one foot deep on Eagle Rock Drive near the Ruth community. Water was reported three feet deep on the shoulder.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.004M 0.00K
WEST PT CULLMAN CO. AL 01/05/2009 18:00 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALLEN XRDS MARSHALL CO. AL 01/06/2009 08:16 CST-6 Flood 0 0 450.00K 0.00K
COUNTY LINE CULLMAN CO. AL 01/06/2009 08:16 CST-6 Flood 0 0 300.00K 0.00K
WHITEHEAD LAUDERDALE CO. AL 01/06/2009 09:14 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HUNTSVILLE LACEYS SP MORGAN CO. AL 01/06/2009 09:18 CST-6 Flood 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
NEW HOPE MADISON CO. AL 01/06/2009 14:55 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GURLEY MADISON CO. AL 01/06/2009 15:02 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLINSVILLE DEKALB CO. AL 01/06/2009 15:19 CST-6 Funnel Cloud 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FT PAYNE JENNINGS AR DEKALB CO. AL 01/06/2009 15:26 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
GURLEY MADISON CO. AL 01/06/2009 15:26 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VALLEY HEAD DEKALB CO. AL 01/06/2009 16:02 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROGERSVILLE LAUDERDALE CO. AL 01/06/2009 16:10 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ANDERSON LAUDERDALE CO. AL 01/06/2009 16:55 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTH ARAB MARSHALL CO. AL 01/06/2009 17:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UPPER GREEN HILL LAUDERDALE CO. AL 01/06/2009 17:05 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCOTTSBORO JACKSON CO. AL 01/06/2009 18:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARONA DEKALB CO. AL 01/06/2009 19:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
CENTER GROVE MORGAN CO. AL 01/06/2009 20:26 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUTH MARSHALL CO. AL 01/06/2009 20:32 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARONA DEKALB CO. AL 01/07/2009 02:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.004M 0.00K