Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
Report Source River/Stream Gage
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2010-07-07 13:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0SSW ELKADER
Begin Lat/Lon 42.8446/-91.4043
End Date 2010-07-07 16:45:00.0 CST-6
End Location 0SSW ELKADER
End Lat/Lon 42.8437/-91.4046
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Rounds of heavy rain in early July pushed the Volga and Turkey Rivers (Clayton County) out of their banks.
Event Narrative Locally heavy rains pushed the Turkey River out of its banks in Elkader on July 7th. The river exceeded the flood stage by a half foot cresting at 12.52 feet.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELKADER CLAYTON CO. IA 07/07/2010 13:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LITTLEPORT CLAYTON CO. IA 07/07/2010 17:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GARBER CLAYTON CO. IA 07/07/2010 20:15 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K