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Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State UTAH
County/Area WASHINGTON
WFO SLC
Begin Date 07/21/2012 17:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 5
Begin Azimuth NNE
Begin Location ZION LODGE
Begin Lat/Lon 37.32/-112.91
End Date 07/21/2012 18:00:00 MST-7
End Range 2
End Azimuth E
End Location ZION LODGE
End Lat/Lon 37.25/-112.91
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 Subtropical moisture continued to move into Utah, creating scattered showers and thunderstorms across much of the state. However, the strongest storms were located over southern Utah, where flash flooding and strong thunderstorm winds were both observed. A lightning fatality also occurred with these storms.
Event Narrative Flash flooding occurred in multiple small canyons in Zion National Park, including Telephone Canyon.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
ZION LODGE WASHINGTON CO. UT 07/21/2012 17:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOULDER GARFIELD CO. UT 07/21/2012 18:00 MST-7 Lightning 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLOOMINGTON WASHINGTON CO. UT 07/24/2012 11:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLOOMINGTON WASHINGTON CO. UT 07/24/2012 12:30 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 0.00K 0.00K