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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area CURRY
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/10/2009 16:22:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location CLOVIS
Begin Lat/Lon 34.42/-103.22
End Date 08/10/2009 19:00:00 MST-7
End Range 2
End Azimuth WNW
End Location CLOVIS
End Lat/Lon 34.42/-103.23
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10.00K
Crop Damage 0.50K
Episode Narrative Plenty of low level moisture created added instability across the eastern plains. Scattered thunderstorms formed during the afternoon, with a few of the storms becoming severe over Curry and Union counties.
Event Narrative Water was flowing rapidly down Corrales Road, as well as on Martin Luther King Blvd, between 7th and 21st Streets. The water level was at or above curb height. Significant debris covered several streets, especially on 21st Street. Curb high water was also flowing rapidly down 21st Street approaching Green Acres Park.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 20.00K 2.50K
CLOVIS CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:10 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLOVIS CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:15 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 10.00K 2.00K
CLOVIS CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:22 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 10.00K 0.50K
CLOVIS CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:25 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLOVIS CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:25 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(CVS)CANNON AFB CURRY CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:26 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DES MOINES UNION CO. NM 08/10/2009 16:45 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 20.00K 2.50K