Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area RIO ARRIBA
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 09/15/2009 00:15:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location CHAMA
Begin Lat/Lon 36.9/-106.6
End Date 09/15/2009 00:15:00 MST-7
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 A lightning strike from a thunderstorm over northwest New Mexico damaged the radio transmitter on Rabbit Peak southwest of Chama.
Event Narrative Thunderstorms over northwest New Mexico during the early morning hours produced a cloud to ground lightning strike that hit the 96.1 FM KZRM Radio transmitter on Rabbit Peak, just west northwest of Chama. The station was off the air for at least three weeks.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CHAMA RIO ARRIBA CO. NM 09/15/2009 00:15 MST-7 Lightning 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K