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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 05/25/2008 20:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location EDGEWOOD
Begin Lat/Lon 42.71/-91.43
End Date 05/25/2008 22:00:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth SSW
End Location EDGEWOOD
End Lat/Lon 42.65/-91.44
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 20.00K
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 roads in the south end of the county.


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