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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Ice Jam
State MINNESOTA
County/Area SIBLEY
WFO MPX
Begin Date 03/14/2007 00:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location RUSH RIVER
Begin Lat/Lon 44.49/-94.03
End Date 03/16/2007 00:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 400.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Snow melt and rapid warming brought flooding to portions of central and southern Minnesota.
Event Narrative Spring snow melt and rapid warming brought ice jams and flooding to portions of central and southern Minnesota. On the 14th, large ice chunks were pushed into the pilings of an old bridge on County Road 18 in eastern Sibley County, and the bridge was deemed beyond repair.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 825.00K 0.00K
SPRINGFIELD BROWN CO. MN 03/12/2007 08:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
REDWOOD FALLS REDWOOD CO. MN 03/13/2007 10:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUSH RIVER SIBLEY CO. MN 03/14/2007 00:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 400.00K 0.00K
DAWSON LAC QUI PARLE CO. MN 03/14/2007 09:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 425.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 825.00K 0.00K