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Event Details

Event Heavy Rain
State MINNESOTA
County/Area BLUE EARTH
WFO MPX
Begin Date 05/06/2009 10:36:00 CST-6
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location ST CLAIR
Begin Lat/Lon 44.02/-93.86
End Date 05/06/2009 13:00:00 CST-6
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 A complex of thunderstorms that developed across northwest Iowa Wednesday morning May 6th, moved slowly northeast across far southern Minnesota and produced locally two to four inches of rain from 11 am to 2 pm across portions of Blue Earth, Waseca and Steele Counties of south central Minnesota. A local observer near Blooming Prairie in far southeast Steele county measured 3.50 inches of rain from this complex. Several reports of ponding of water in fields, ditches and urban areas, as well as some elevated stream flows.
Event Narrative A local T.V. station reported one inch of rain in less than one hour.


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
ST CLAIR BLUE EARTH CO. MN 05/06/2009 10:36 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ST MARY WASECA CO. MN 05/06/2009 11:00 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLOOMING PRAIRIE STEELE CO. MN 05/06/2009 11:00 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K