Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
County/Area MOWER
Report Source River/Stream Gage
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-03-20 13:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 3W MAPLEVIEW
Begin Lat/Lon 43.686/-93.0416
End Date 2011-03-24 04:45:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3W MAPLEVIEW
End Lat/Lon 43.6852/-93.0417
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 The combination of melting snow and some rainfall helped to push some southeast Minnesota rivers out of their banks during the latter half of the month.
Event Narrative The combination of rainfall and melting snow pushed Turtle Creek near Austin out of its banks. The creek exceeded the flood stage from the 20th into the 21st and again from the 23rd into the 24th. The highest crest was over a foot above the flood stage at 11.76 feet on the 23rd.


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
MAPLEVIEW MOWER CO. MN 03/20/2011 13:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LITTLE VLY OLMSTED CO. MN 03/22/2011 21:45 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LANSING MOWER CO. MN 03/23/2011 07:45 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ZUMBRO FALLS WABASHA CO. MN 03/23/2011 16:45 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K