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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State VIRGINIA
County/Area HENRY
WFO RNK
Begin Date 11/16/2006 10:00:00 EST-5
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location AXTON
Begin Lat/Lon 36.67/-79.68
End Date 11/16/2006 12:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 45.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Plenty of moisture ahead of a cold front moving across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys led to heavy rainfall. As much as 4 inches of rain fell during this event leading to some flash flooding across portions of western Virginia on the 16th of November.
Event Narrative Flash flooding overwhelmed two culverts, causing them to collapse and damage sections of Middle Creek Road, and Jones Ridge Road.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 45.00K 0.00K
CHIDESTER OUACHITA CO. AR 02/27/1996 16:00 CST Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WOOLWINE PATRICK CO. VA 11/16/2006 08:00 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AXTON HENRY CO. VA 11/16/2006 10:00 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 45.00K 0.00K
COLLIERSTOWN ROCKBRIDGE CO. VA 11/16/2006 10:00 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BIG ISLAND BEDFORD CO. VA 11/16/2006 10:25 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 45.00K 0.00K