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 2011-04-08 14:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0NW LAKE CITY
Begin Lat/Lon 44.4542/-92.2744
End Date 2011-04-17 12:15:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1E LAKE CITY
End Lat/Lon 44.4537/-92.2425
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 Snow that melted in late March, combined with rains in late March and early April, caused the Mississippi River to go out of its banks.
Event Narrative The combination of melting snow and rainfall in late March pushed the Mississippi River out of its banks at Lake City from the 8th through the 17th. The river crested just over a foot above the flood stage at 17.01 feet on the 14th.


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
LAKE CITY WABASHA CO. MN 04/08/2011 14:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K