Debris Flows and Record Floods from Extreme Mesoscale Convective Thunderstorms over the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2007_1108

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Summary
Abstract: Ample geologic evidence indicates early Holocene and Pleistocene debris flows from the south side of the Santa Catalina Mountains north of Tucson, Arizona, but few records document historical events. On July 31, 2006, an unusual set of atmospheric conditions aligned to produce record floods and an unprecedented number of debris flows in the Santa Catalinas. During the week prior to the event, an ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 32.0   E: -110.0   W: -118.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Christopher S. Magirl,Craig Shoemaker, Robert H. Webb, Mike Schaffner, Peter G. Griffiths, Erik Pytlak
Dataset Title: Debris Flows and Record Floods from Extreme Mesoscale Convective Thunderstorms over the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona
Dataset Series Name: USGS Open File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2007
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Issue Identification: 1108
Data Presentation Form: poster
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1108/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-07-31
Stop Date: 2006-07-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS OPEN-FILE SERVICES SECTION
Phone: 303-202-4200
Phone: 303-202-4210
Fax: 303-202-4188
Email: infoservices at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS Information Services
Open-File Services Section
Box 25286
Federal Center
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0286
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 253-552-1617
Fax: 253-552-1581
Email: magirl at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
934 Broadway, Suite 300
City: Tacoma
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98402
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-05-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-01-24
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