Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
County/Area WABASHA
Report Source River/Stream Gage
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-03-27 10:00:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0NNW READS LNDG
Begin Lat/Lon 44.4055/-92.084
End Date 2011-03-31 23:59:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1ENE READS LNDG
End Lat/Lon 44.4033/-92.0601
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 Wabasha out of its banks. The river exceeded the flood stage from the 27th through the end of the month. By the end of the month, the river was just over a foot above the flood stage at 13.05 feet and was still rising.


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
READS LNDG WABASHA CO. MN 03/27/2011 10:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WINONA WINONA CO. MN 03/29/2011 14:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K