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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area LUNA
Begin Date 07/22/2009 18:15:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location COLUMBUS
Begin Lat/Lon 31.85/-107.66
End Date 07/22/2009 19:30:00 MST-7
End Range 2
End Azimuth NE
End Location COLUMBUS
End Lat/Lon 31.85/-107.63
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 High pressure aloft centered over Arizona put southern New Mexico under a northwest flow, which contained upper waves that destabilized the atmosphere and triggered strong thunderstorms.
Event Narrative Rainfall measured at 1.4 inches brought street flooding to Columbus, NM. Water was covering the intersection of NM Highways 9 and 11.

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
LA LUZ OTERO CO. NM 07/21/2009 13:20 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HERMANAS LUNA CO. NM 07/22/2009 17:47 MST-7 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLUMBUS LUNA CO. NM 07/22/2009 18:08 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLUMBUS LUNA CO. NM 07/22/2009 18:15 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K