Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area HARDY
Report Source State Official
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-09-04 21:32:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1W WARDENSVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 39.0826/-78.6264
End Date 2011-09-04 23:00:00.0 EST-5
End Lat/Lon 39.1022/-78.5856
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 Deep water was flowing across Route 55, forcing its closure.


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