Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-05-25 20:00:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 3WSW EDGEWOOD
Begin Lat/Lon 42.6597/-91.4804
End Date 2008-05-25 22:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3WSW EDGEWOOD
End Lat/Lon 42.6451/-91.4828
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 15.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A cold front moved across northern Iowa during the late afternoon and evening of May 25. Ahead of the front, slow moving thunderstorms produced excessive rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches, which caused flash flooding in southern sections of Fayette and Clayton County.
Event Narrative Law enforcement officials reported water over sections of Highway 3 in the southern end of the county and around Edgewood.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 80.00K 0.00K
ARLINGTON FAYETTE CO. IA 05/25/2008 19:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
STRAWBERRY PT CLAYTON CO. IA 05/25/2008 19:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 05/25/2008 20:00 CST-6 Flood 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 05/25/2008 20:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 80.00K 0.00K