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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ILLINOIS
County/Area HANCOCK
WFO DVN
Begin Date 05/15/2009 04:57:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location DALLAS CITY
Begin Lat/Lon 40.61/-91.17
End Date 05/15/2009 07:00:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth WNW
End Location DURHAM
End Lat/Lon 40.61/-91.11
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 Several rounds of heavy rain-producing showers and thunderstorms moved across parts of southeast Iowa and west central Illinois on May 15th resulting in some flooding and flash flooding. In addition, nickel-sized hail, damaging lightning, and damaging gradient winds were also observed across parts of southeast Iowa.
Event Narrative Heavy rains of over 1.5 inches caused agricultural fields to flood just northeast of Colusa, IL during the morning of May 15. The flood-waters ran over a portion of Highway 9.


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
DALLAS CITY HANCOCK CO. IL 05/15/2009 04:57 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONMOUTH MUNI ARPT WARREN CO. IL 05/15/2009 12:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
INDUSTRY MCDONOUGH CO. IL 05/15/2009 21:52 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K