Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 10/07/2007 17:57:00 CST-6
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth SSW
Begin Location ELKPORT
Begin Lat/Lon 42.67/-91.3
End Date 10/07/2007 21:00:00 CST-6
End Range 4
End Azimuth S
End Location ELKPORT
End Lat/Lon 42.67/-91.28
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 8.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms with heavy rainfall repeatedly moved across the southern part of Clayton County during the evening of October 7, producing 3 to 5 inches of rain within about three hours. Several roads were under water, as reported by law enforcement officials and the public.
Event Narrative Elk Creek rose out of its banks with flooding on Iowa Avenue.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 21.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 10/07/2007 17:25 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ELKPORT CLAYTON CO. IA 10/07/2007 17:57 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 8.00K 0.00K
ELKPORT CLAYTON CO. IA 10/07/2007 18:26 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 10/07/2007 18:40 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 10/07/2007 18:45 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 21.00K 0.00K