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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area EDDY
WFO MAF
Report Source Public
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2010-05-17 16:45:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 1SW HOPE
Begin Lat/Lon 32.79/-104.74
End Date 2010-05-17 18:00:00.0 MST-7
End Location 2WSW HOPE
End Lat/Lon 32.79/-104.76
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 4.00K
Episode Narrative With abundant low level moisture in place just east of the dryline, afternoon heating led to the development of scattered thunderstorms over Eddy County. These storms continued into the evening hours, with some storms reaching severe levels.
Event Narrative At 4:45 PM MST, the public reported 12 to 18 inches of flowing water across their driveway and street in front of their home. The flood waters destroyed around 7 acres of alfalfa crop.


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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 4.00K 4.00K
(CNM)CARLSBAD ARPT EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:29 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARLSBAD EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:40 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTESIA ARPT EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:47 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTESIA ARPT EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:54 MST-7 Hail 2.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OTIS EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:55 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTESIA EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 15:59 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ESPUELA EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 16:05 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTESIA ARPT EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 16:11 MST-7 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARLSBAD EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 16:15 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 16:45 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 4.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 16:45 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 17:00 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONUMENT LEA CO. NM 05/17/2010 17:00 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 17:07 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 17:30 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOPE EDDY CO. NM 05/17/2010 19:30 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 4.00K 4.00K