Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State UTAH
County/Area WASHINGTON
WFO SLC
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-31 18:00:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 3NNW SPRINGDALE
Begin Lat/Lon 37.22/-113.02
End Date 2012-07-31 19:00:00.0 MST-7
End Location 2SE ZION LODGE
End Lat/Lon 37.22/-112.92
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 Thunderstorms remained very active across Utah at the end of the month of July. Several flash floods occurred during this period of time, and severe winds were observed in Utah's northwest desert on July 26th.
Event Narrative Multiple drainages across Zion National Park experienced significant flash flooding. The North Fork of the Virgin River was included, with the gauge there increasing from 59 cfs to 1433 cfs in two hours.


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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 1 110.00K 0.00K
(DPG)MICHAEL AAF DUG TOOELE CO. UT 07/26/2012 18:45 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GROVER WAYNE CO. UT 07/28/2012 17:30 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
PINEVIEW SUMMIT CO. UT 07/29/2012 16:00 MST-7 Lightning 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
MOHRLAND EMERY CO. UT 07/30/2012 14:50 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FOUNTAIN GREEN SANPETE CO. UT 07/30/2012 15:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
ROCKVILLE WASHINGTON CO. UT 07/30/2012 17:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CEDAR CITY IRON CO. UT 07/30/2012 20:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOHRLAND EMERY CO. UT 07/31/2012 14:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FRUITA WAYNE CO. UT 07/31/2012 15:30 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SPRINGDALE WASHINGTON CO. UT 07/31/2012 18:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ENOCH IRON CO. UT 07/31/2012 18:30 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 110.00K 0.00K