Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area BROOKS
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-09-22 15:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 45SSE HUISACHES
Begin Lat/Lon 26.16/-97.9
End Date 2009-09-22 18:00:00.0 CST-6
End Location 43S HUISACHES
End Lat/Lon 26.165/-98
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 A cold front moved through The Rio Grande Valley September 22 producing numerous thunderstorms across Deep South Texas during the afternoon and early evening. Rainfall occurred across Starr, Jim Hogg, eastern Hidalgo, and western Cameron County through western Kenedy County as well as along the immediate coast from the Laguna Madre to Padre and South Padre Islands. The thunderstorms produced flooding in some locations and high winds across portions of the marine areas.
Event Narrative Thunderstorms produced heavy rainfall across the Weslaco and Mercedes areas September 22. The Emergency Manager for Weslaco reported the area near Texas and Business highway 83 had three feet of water due to the heavy rains which occurred during the afternoon. He also reported four feet of water along the south side of Business Highway 83 from Oregon west to Westgate Drive. Other areas to the north of Business Highway 83 had widespread flooding with minor damages to some homes.


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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
HUISACHES BROOKS CO. TX 09/22/2009 15:30 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAN PERLITA WILLACY CO. TX 09/22/2009 15:30 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K