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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State MINNESOTA
County/Area MOWER
WFO ARX
Begin Date 03/20/2011 13:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location MAPLEVIEW
Begin Lat/Lon 43.69/-93.04
End Date 03/24/2011 04:45:00 CST-6
End Range 3
End Azimuth W
End Location MAPLEVIEW
End Lat/Lon 43.69/-93.04
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.


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