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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 03/28/2011 08:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NNE
Begin Location MC GREGOR
Begin Lat/Lon 43.03/-91.17
End Date 03/31/2011 23:59:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth NE
End Location MC GREGOR
End Lat/Lon 43.03/-91.17
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 pushed the Mississippi River out of its banks at some northeast Iowa locations toward the end of the month.
Event Narrative The combination of rainfall and melting snow pushed the Mississippi River at McGregor out of its banks. The river exceeded the flood stage from the 28th through the end of the month. By the end of the month, the river was less than a half foot above the flood stage at 16.35 feet and was still rising.


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
MC GREGOR CLAYTON CO. IA 03/28/2011 08:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K