Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NORTH DAKOTA
County/Area BOTTINEAU
WFO BIS
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-06-18 19:00:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 7NE BOTTINEAU ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 48.91/-100.33
End Date 2009-06-18 22:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 5NE OMEMEE
End Lat/Lon 48.75/-100.28
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative In the early afternoon of June 18th, Severe Thunderstorm Watch 465 was issued due to thunderstorms developing, and expected to be severe, in the vicinity of an approaching upper level low pressure system. Multiple severe thunderstorm warnings were issued. Several reports of large hail and severe thunderstorm wind gusts were received during the afternoon hours. In addition, flash flooding from very heavy rainfall was reported over far north central North Dakota, where slow moving thunderstorms produced rainfall amounts of up to four inches in one hour.
Event Narrative Rainfall amounts ranging from three to four inches in one hour resulted in flash flooding over far eastern Bottineau County. Water was reported over Highway Five west of Dunseith, and was closed for several hours. A few county roads were closed due to high water and minor repairs were needed.


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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 45.00K 0.00K
BLAISDELL MOUNTRAIL CO. ND 06/18/2009 12:50 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MERRICOURT DICKEY CO. ND 06/18/2009 15:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EDGELEY LA MOURE CO. ND 06/18/2009 15:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LA MOURE LA MOURE CO. ND 06/18/2009 15:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
OAKES MUNI ARPT DICKEY CO. ND 06/18/2009 15:40 CST-6 Funnel Cloud 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROTH BOTTINEAU CO. ND 06/18/2009 15:45 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROTH BOTTINEAU CO. ND 06/18/2009 16:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOTTINEAU ARPT BOTTINEAU CO. ND 06/18/2009 19:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DUNSEITH ROLETTE CO. ND 06/18/2009 19:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 45.00K 0.00K