Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area RUSK
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-06-22 04:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 5S PORT ARTHUR
End Date 2009-06-22 08:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3WSW CONRATH
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 Bands of thunderstorms developed across west central Wisconsin the morning of Monday, June 22. These thunderstorms began to train across the same areas in southern Rusk and northeast Chippewa Counties where a large area of two to five inches of rain fell in less than three hours. An automated river gauge near Sheldon, Wisconsin, recorded 4.48 inches of rain that morning, with several observers reporting over 1.50 inches. Some of the higher amounts include: 1.82 at Holcombe, 2.08 at Ladysmith, and 1.55 west of Ladysmith. Local law enforcement officers in the Conrath area reported that the intersection of Highway 27 and Broken Arrow Road was underwater and many fields in the Willard Township area were flooded.
Event Narrative Local Law Enforcement Officials reported water over the road near the intersection of Highway 27 and Broken Arrow Road. In addition, the Willard Township area had many flooded fields.


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
PORT ARTHUR RUSK CO. WI 06/22/2009 04:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K