Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
County/Area RIO ARRIBA
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2010-04-17 18:00:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 3NNW CHAMA
Begin Lat/Lon 36.9283/-106.5935
End Date 2010-04-18 11:00:00.0 MST-7
End Location 1WSW CHAMA
End Lat/Lon 36.8824/-106.6034
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Widespread heavy rains fell across the northwest mountains during the early morning hours of the 17th, including an inch of rain that fell in Chama. The heavy rain on existing snow pack caused the Rio Chamita to flood, west of Chama.
Event Narrative Rising water from the Rio Chamita resulted in flooding of yards, storage sheds and possibly a barn on the west side of Chama. No homes were flooded.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CHAMA RIO ARRIBA CO. NM 04/17/2010 18:00 MST-7 Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 5.00K 0.00K