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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
County/Area BENEWAH
Begin Date 03/15/2012 10:00:00 PST-8
Begin Range 75
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location CHATCOLET
Begin Lat/Lon 48.43/-116.46
End Date 03/15/2012 21:00:00 PST-8
End Range 47
End Azimuth NNE
End Location CHATCOLET
End Lat/Lon 48.03/-116.53
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 200.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A Pacific storm system moving through the region resulted in heavy rain across the Northern Panhandle region. The warm and moist air mass likely resulted in some mid elevation snowmelt combining with the heavy rain to result in numerous flooding and debris flow reports.
Event Narrative There were numerous reports of water over roadways and washouts. Road closures included the south end of Sagle Road, Talache Road at Camp Stidwell, Blacktail Road near Little Blacktail Mountain Road, Cocolalla Loop Road near address 3900 and Sportsmans Access Road. Partial road washouts included Jewel Lake Road at mile marker 2.5, Schneider Road between mile marker 3 and 4, Nettleingham Road, Snow Valley Road, Petterson Road and Boyer Road near Vedelwood Road.

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 250.00K 0.00K
EILEEN BOUNDARY CO. ID 03/15/2012 10:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
CHATCOLET BENEWAH CO. ID 03/15/2012 10:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 200.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN PANHANDLE (ZONE) NORTHERN PANHANDLE (ZONE) ID 03/15/2012 16:00 PST-8 Landslide 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 250.00K 0.00K