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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area SANTA FE
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/15/2010 15:23:00 MST-7
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth E
Begin Location SANTA CRUZ
Begin Lat/Lon 35.99/-105.98
End Date 08/15/2010 17:00:00 MST-7
End Range 4
End Azimuth ENE
End Location SANTA CRUZ
End Lat/Lon 36.01/-105.98
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 Over 1.5 inches of rain fell in 20 minutes southeast of Espanola. Cars were swept away due to the high waters.
Event Narrative Highway 76 was closed due to flash flooding in the vicinity of La Puebla, southeast of Espanola. Four to five feet of rock and silt was washed over the road. Cars were washed into nearby arroyos.


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
SANTA CRUZ SANTA FE CO. NM 08/15/2010 15:23 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 5.00K 0.00K