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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State UTAH
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-08-01 18:00:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 1N LA VERKIN
Begin Lat/Lon 37.21/-113.27
End Date 2007-08-01 21:00:00.0 MST-7
End Location 1N LA VERKIN
End Lat/Lon 37.21/-113.27
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 125.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Heavy downpours from a tropical airmass resulted in washing out of streets and a few bridges in Washington County. A few roof evacuations were prompted by fast rising water in the town of Virgin.
Event Narrative La Verkin on the Virgin River went from 101 CFS to 14408 CFS within 1 hour.
Media reported 5 homes with water damage from the La Verkin.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 2.260M 0.00K
VIRGIN WASHINGTON CO. UT 08/01/2007 17:07 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 1.910M 0.00K
LA VERKIN WASHINGTON CO. UT 08/01/2007 18:00 MST-7 Flash Flood 0 0 125.00K 0.00K
GUNLOCK WASHINGTON CO. UT 08/01/2007 19:20 MST-7 Flood 0 0 225.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 2.260M 0.00K