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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State ILLINOIS
County/Area HANCOCK
WFO DVN
Begin Date 08/27/2009 20:15:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location NIOTA
Begin Lat/Lon 40.63/-91.3
End Date 08/27/2009 23:00:00 CST-6
End Range 3
End Azimuth NE
End Location DALLAS CITY
End Lat/Lon 40.66/-91.14
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 Cloudy skies along with scattered showers and thunderstorms continued across much of the area August 27. Heavy rains resulted in flash flooding in parts of west central Illinois.
Event Narrative Heavy rains resulted in flash flooding between Dallas City, IL and Niota, IL during the late evening of August 27. At 1016 pm, the flood waters were covering Highway 9 between Niota and Dallas City. Prior to that time, flood waters in the area were deep enough to float a car.


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
NIOTA HANCOCK CO. IL 08/27/2009 20:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K