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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area MONROE
WFO RNK
Begin Date 05/28/2010 16:30:00 EST-5
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth ENE
Begin Location RED SULPHUR SPGS
Begin Lat/Lon 37.51/-80.73
End Date 05/28/2010 18:30:00 EST-5
End Range 2
End Azimuth WNW
End Location ASSURANCE
End Lat/Lon 37.51/-80.71
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 100.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A backdoor cold front pushed south into the region and stalled along the crest of the Blue Ridge along a north to south orientation. During the afternoon and early evening, numerous thunderstorms developed along and near the front. Some of these produced damaging wind and hail along with flash flooding.
Event Narrative Flash water waters washed out Hans Creek Road. Damage values are estimated.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
SPANISHBURG MERCER CO. WV 05/28/2010 14:35 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAMP CREEK MERCER CO. WV 05/28/2010 14:40 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PRINCETON MERCER CO. WV 05/28/2010 15:05 EST-5 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RED SULPHUR SPGS MONROE CO. WV 05/28/2010 16:30 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 100.00K 0.00K