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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MINNESOTA
County/Area JACKSON
WFO FSD
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-08-20 06:45:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 4SSE LAKEFIELD
Begin Lat/Lon 43.63/-95.15
End Date 2007-08-20 08:25:00.0 CST-6
End Location 17WSW JACKSON
End Lat/Lon 43.53/-95.31
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 produced heavy rain, which caused flash flooding, in Nobles and Jackson Counties in southwest Minnesota during the morning of August 20th. The flash flooding affected roads in both rural and urban areas.
Event Narrative Heavy rainfall of over 3 inches in a short time caused flooding of numerous roads in central and western Jackson County. Roads flooded included Minnesota Highway 86 just south of Interstate 90, several roads in the town of Okabena, and many rural roads. Fields in the area were also flooded.


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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 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKEFIELD JACKSON CO. MN 08/20/2007 06:45 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BIGELOW NOBLES CO. MN 08/20/2007 07:40 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K