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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ALABAMA
County/Area HOUSTON
WFO TAE
Begin Date 03/28/2009 07:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth E
Begin Location PETERMAN
Begin Lat/Lon 31.2/-85.43
End Date 03/28/2009 12:30:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth SSE
End Location KELLY SPRINGS
End Lat/Lon 31.25/-85.43
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 500.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Several lines of severe thunderstorms raked southeast Alabama on the 28th and produced reports of large hail, wind damage and flash flooding.
Event Narrative Extensive flooding was reported in and around Dothan. Some roadways were covered with up to six feet of water. Several homes had up to two feet of water inside. Residents of several apartment buildings were evacuated.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 515.00K 0.00K
HARTFORD GENEVA CO. AL 03/27/2009 22:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
SAMSON GENEVA CO. AL 03/28/2009 04:54 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ENTERPRISE COFFEE CO. AL 03/28/2009 05:09 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DALEVILLE DALE CO. AL 03/28/2009 06:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KELLY SPRINGS HOUSTON CO. AL 03/28/2009 06:43 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PETERMAN HOUSTON CO. AL 03/28/2009 07:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 500.00K 0.00K
GENEVA GENEVA CO. AL 03/28/2009 07:20 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 515.00K 0.00K