Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Ice Jam
State MINNESOTA
County/Area POLK
WFO FGF
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-03-24 08:51:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1NW CROOKSTON
Begin Lat/Lon 47.79/-96.63
End Date 2009-03-25 09:07:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1NE CROOKSTON
End Lat/Lon 47.79/-96.61
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative As the Red Lake River in Crookston was nearing its late March crest, an ice jam formed. This caused the Red Lake River to back up in town, inundating lower areas along the river. Local law enforcement initiated a voluntary evacuation in several neighborhoods along the river.
Event Narrative


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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 1.00K 0.00K
CROOKSTON POLK CO. MN 03/24/2009 08:51 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.00K 0.00K