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Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ALABAMA
County/Area COLBERT
WFO HUN
Begin Date 06/14/2009 09:15:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location BARTON
Begin Lat/Lon 34.73/-87.89
End Date 06/14/2009 09:45:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth WNW
End Location BARTON
End Lat/Lon 34.73/-87.89
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 cluster of severe thunderstorms intensified near the Memphis, Tennessee metropolitan area just after 7:00 AM CDT on the 14th. A bow echo developed with this cluster of storms and accelerated east-southeast across northern Mississippi and into northwest Alabama between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM CDT. A brief EF-1 tornado occurred northwest of Moulton in Lawrence county. Numerous trees and some power lines were knocked down with straight-line winds. One report of brief flash flooding occurred in the town of Barton.
Event Narrative Intense rainfall in a short period of time resulted in brief flash flooding, with up to 8 inches of water on U.S. Highway 72 at the intersection of Barton Road in the town of Barton.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 87.50K 0.00K
WATERLOO LAUDERDALE CO. AL 06/14/2009 08:42 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
COLBERT HGTS COLBERT CO. AL 06/14/2009 08:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
BARTON COLBERT CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MASTERSON MILL LAWRENCE CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:25 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOULTON LAWRENCE CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. ES 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
POGO FRANKLIN CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:38 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
PUMPKIN CENTER MORGAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:48 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. ES 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
TOWN CREEK LAWRENCE CO. AL 06/14/2009 09:50 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
LOGAN CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:02 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 47 kts. MG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
WEST PT CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:02 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
VINEMONT CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:04 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
JONES CHAPEL CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTERVILLE CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
COLD SPGS CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
MT VIEW CULLMAN CO. AL 06/14/2009 10:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 87.50K 0.00K