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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State TEXAS
County/Area ARANSAS
WFO CRP
Begin Date 11/19/2009 23:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location ROCKPORT ARK CO ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 28.09/-97.06
End Date 11/20/2009 07:00:00 CST-6
End Range 6
End Azimuth WSW
End Location ROCKPORT
End Lat/Lon 27.99/-97.15
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 Thunderstorms dumped very heavy rainfall across Aransas County during the evening and overnight hours of the 19th into the 20th. Radar estimates and ground truth confirmed between 4-8 inches of widespread rainfall occurred across the county, with isolated totals of around 10 inches. The heavy rainfall resulted in flooding. The following are select rainfall totals from the evening of the 19th through 7 AM on the 20th:

Rockport Coop: 10.06.|Rockport Airport: 8.88.|N Aransas Pass: 7.35.|Matagorda Island: 6.50.|Aransas NWR: 4.52.
Event Narrative Heavy rainfall led to several city streets in and around Rockport being flooded during the evening and overnight hours. Several vehicles were stranded in high water. Eight homes were flooded, with one home up to a foot deep near the intersection of Linden and Lady Claire.


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
ROCKPORT ARK CO ARPT ARANSAS CO. TX 11/19/2009 23:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K