Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flash Flood
State MISSOURI
County/Area CAMDEN
WFO SGF
Report Source LAW ENFORCEMENT
NCDC Data Source PDC
Begin Date 1999-05-04 15:00:00.0 CST
End Date 1999-05-05 04:00:00.0 CST
End Location COUNTYWIDE
Deaths Direct/Indirect 1/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms produced a large area of 2 to 6 inch rainfall over central, south central, and southwest Missouri. The hardest hit areas were along the Kansas state line from Nevada to Joplin where some damage to roads occurred. A few homes in the Carthage and Joplin areas required brief evacuations due to the flooding. About a half dozen homes in Carthage had minor flood damage on the lowest floor. Numerous low lying roads and low water crossings were closed due to the flooding.

There was one flash flood related fatality in eastern Camden County on Dry Glaize Creek near Montreal. Early in the morning on May 5th, a women died when she drove into a flooded low water crossing.


Event Fatality Details

Type Age Gender Fatality Location
Death 29 Female Other


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 110.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE VERNON CO. MO 05/04/1999 11:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE JASPER CO. MO 05/04/1999 11:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 70.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE BARTON CO. MO 05/04/1999 11:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
NORTH PORTION NEWTON CO. MO 05/04/1999 11:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE CEDAR CO. MO 05/04/1999 12:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE ST. CLAIR CO. MO 05/04/1999 12:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE DADE CO. MO 05/04/1999 12:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE LAWRENCE CO. MO 05/04/1999 12:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE MORGAN CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE CAMDEN CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE BENTON CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE GREENE CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE HICKORY CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE DALLAS CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE LACLEDE CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE POLK CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTH PORTION STONE CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEST PORTION CHRISTIAN CO. MO 05/04/1999 15:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE MILLER CO. MO 05/04/1999 16:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE BARRY CO. MO 05/04/1999 16:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNTYWIDE HOWELL CO. MO 05/04/1999 19:00 CST Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 110.00K 0.00K