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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MINNESOTA
County/Area STEELE
WFO MPX
Begin Date 09/30/2007 22:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location OWATONNA
Begin Lat/Lon 44.11/-93.18
End Date 09/30/2007 23:59:00 CST-6
End Range 3
End Azimuth NW
End Location OWATONNA
End Lat/Lon 44.11/-93.26
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 A north to south oriented cold front moved across Minnesota, connecting to low pressure that tracked across Iowa. Moist southerly flow resulted in thunderstorms across portions of southern Minnesota.
Event Narrative Three to five inches of rain fell over Owatonna, resulting in flooding of roads, homes and businesses. A city storm sewer also backed up, causing basements to flood in about 40 homes. This event ended October 1, 2007 at 0300 CST (see October 2007 Storm Data). Damage totals are listed in October 2007 Storm Data.


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
OWATONNA STEELE CO. MN 09/30/2007 22:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K