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Floods in Florida due to Tropical Storm Fay, August 15 through September 26, 2008
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2010_1142


Summary
Abstract: Weather conditions produced by Tropical Storm Fay from August 15 through September 26, 2008, caused historic flooding, spawned 19 tornadoes, inflicted $390 million in damages, and contributed to five deaths in Florida. This slow-moving system made four separate landfalls accompanied by extensive rainfall and some wind-induced effects. Major flooding with new period-of-record instantaneous peaks ... View entire text
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Description: Access the report and data for the Floods in Florida due to Tropical Storm Fay, August 15 through September 26, 2008.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 29.0   S: 24.0   E: -80.0   W: -83.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Richard J. Verdi and Sandra L. Holt
Dataset Title: Floods in Florida due to Tropical Storm Fay, August 15 through September 26, 2008
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2010
Dataset Release Place: U.S.
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Issue Identification: 2010?1142
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1142/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-08-15
Stop Date: 2008-09-26
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Florida Water Science Center, Water Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://fl.water.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DIRECTOR FLORIDA WATER SCIENCE CENTER
Phone: 813-498-5000
Contact Address:
4446 Pet Lane, Suite 108
City: Lutz
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33559
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 850-553-3676
Email: rverdi at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S Geological Survey
Suite A200
2639 North Monroe St.
City: Tallahassee
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 32303
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-11-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18


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