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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Burn Area
State NEW MEXICO
County/Area RIO ARRIBA
WFO ABQ
Begin Date 08/18/2012 19:50:00 MST-7
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location SANTA CLARA PUEBLO
Begin Lat/Lon 35.97/-106.09
End Date 08/18/2012 20:50:00 MST-7
End Range 0
End Azimuth NW
End Location SANTA CLARA PUEBLO
End Lat/Lon 35.97/-106.09
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 A backdoor cold front dropped into northeast New Mexico, which resulted in scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms across the east-central and southeast plains into the evening hours. Thunderstorms that developed during the afternoon over the higher terrain drifted southward into the eastern plains into the evening.
Event Narrative A nearly eight foot surge of water was reported near the intersection of Indian Roads 601 and 602 junction.


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
OSCURO LINCOLN CO. NM 08/18/2012 17:00 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 76 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANTA CLARA PUEBLO RIO ARRIBA CO. NM 08/18/2012 19:50 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K