Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area HANCOCK
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-08-27 20:15:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1WNW NIOTA
Begin Lat/Lon 40.63/-91.3
End Date 2009-08-27 23:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 2SSW NIOTA
End Lat/Lon 40.59/-91.3
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