Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Drought
State TEXAS
County/Area CALHOUN
WFO CRP
Begin Date 09/01/2008 00:00:00 CST-6
End Date 09/30/2008 23:59:00 CST-6
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 During September, drought conditions persisted across northeast portions of the Coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads. Throughout September, moderate drought conditions persisted across Goliad, Calhoun, Aransas, Refugio, southern Victoria, and northeast Bee counties. Drought conditions intensified into the severe category across northern Victoria county. Abnormally dry conditions were observed across central Bee and San Patricio counties. (per the U.S. Drought Monitor: http://www.drought.unl.edu/dm/monitor.html)

The primary impacts of the drought during September continued to be agricultural in drought counties. Reservoir levels at Coleto Creek during September fell slightly. In addition, rivers and creeks in this rainfall deficit areas continued a slow fall, and were below slightly below baseflow.
Event Narrative During September, drought conditions persisted across northeast portions of the Coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads. Throughout September, moderate drought conditions persisted across Goliad, Calhoun, Aransas, Refugio, southern Victoria, and northeast Bee counties. Drought conditions intensified into the severe category across northern Victoria county. Abnormally dry conditions were observed across central Bee and San Patricio counties. (per the U.S. Drought Monitor: http://www.drought.unl.edu/dm/monitor.html)

The primary impacts of the drought during September continued to be agricultural in drought counties. Reservoir levels at Coleto Creek during September fell slightly. In addition, rivers and creeks in this rainfall deficit areas continued a slow fall, and were below slightly below baseflow.


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
GOLIAD (ZONE) GOLIAD (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VICTORIA (ZONE) VICTORIA (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
REFUGIO (ZONE) REFUGIO (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARANSAS (ZONE) ARANSAS (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BEE (ZONE) BEE (ZONE) TX 09/01/2008 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K