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Event Details

Event Heavy Rain
State ARIZONA
County/Area GILA
WFO PSR
Begin Date 09/22/2010 02:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth SE
Begin Location PUNKIN CENTER
Begin Lat/Lon 33.86/-111.31
End Date 09/22/2010 07:50:00 MST-7
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 A flow of deep subtropical moisture from the south led to thunderstorms and heavy rainfall across the higher terrain east of Phoenix mainly during the first part of the day on the 22nd of September. Heavy rain led to flash flooding and mudslides in the area around Punkin Center.
Event Narrative A COOP observer in Punkin Center reported that 3.87 inches of rain fell since 0200 MST. A spotter in Tonto Basin reported washes being filled, with water over the banks by about 6 am MST.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 145.00K 0.00K
PUNKIN CENTER GILA CO. AZ 09/22/2010 02:00 MST-7 Heavy Rain 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TWIN KNOLLS MARICOPA CO. AZ 09/22/2010 02:01 MST-7 Lightning 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
TORTILLA FLAT MARICOPA CO. AZ 09/22/2010 04:00 MST-7 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PUNKIN CENTER GILA CO. AZ 09/22/2010 06:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 145.00K 0.00K