Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area EDDY
WFO MAF
Begin Date 07/30/2009 22:05:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth SSW
Begin Location CARLSBAD
Begin Lat/Lon 32.4/-104.24
End Date 07/30/2009 23:31:00 MST-7
End Range 1
End Azimuth NE
End Location HAPPY VLY
End Lat/Lon 32.43/-104.26
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 cold front located near the Pecos River and surface based instability along the front resulted in thunderstorm development across southwest Texas. In addition, abnormally high amounts of atmospheric moisture lead to heavy rainfall for some locations.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 35.00K 0.00K
LOCO HILLS EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 19:45 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTESIA EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 19:48 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOCO HILLS EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 20:02 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
CARLSBAD EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 21:30 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 8.00K 0.00K
BLACK RIVER EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 21:38 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 87 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
CARLSBAD EDDY CO. NM 07/30/2009 22:05 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JAL LEA CO. NM 07/31/2009 00:24 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 35.00K 0.00K