Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area GRANT
WFO LWX
Report Source Fire Department/Rescue
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-09-04 19:30:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1S SCHERR
Begin Lat/Lon 39.19/-79.17
End Date 2011-09-04 23:30:00.0 EST-5
End Location 0SW SCHERR
End Lat/Lon 39.19/-79.18
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 Rich tropical moisture streamed northward from the Gulf of Mexico in advance of a slow-moving cold front across the Ohio Valley. Isolated showers and thunderstorms developed in areas of terrain-enhanced lift across the Potomac Highlands. A couple of reports of flooding and flash flooding were received after the heavy rainfall amounts from this activity. The highest rainfall total in the region was observed in Grant County, where 2.05 inches was recorded.
Event Narrative Standing water was hindering traffic flow near the intersection of Routes 42 and 93.


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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
SCHERR GRANT CO. WV 09/04/2011 19:30 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WARDENSVILLE HARDY CO. WV 09/04/2011 21:32 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K