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Event Details

Event Tropical Storm
State TEXAS
County/Area CALHOUN
WFO CRP
Begin Date 08/15/2007 23:00:00 CST-6
End Date 08/16/2007 11:00:00 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 Tropical Storm Erin made landfall as a minimal tropical storm near Rockport and Lamar, Texas during the morning hours of August 16th. The highest sustained wind speed over land was 21 knots, recorded at the Rockport ASOS. The highest peak wind gust recorded over land was 40 knots recorded by the Aransas RAWS site on the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. The lowest sea level pressure was 1005.8 mb recorded by the Copano Bay-MANER2 TCOON site. Maximum storm tides of 2.0 to 2.5 feet were recorded from Seadrift up to Port Lavaca, resulting in only minor beach errosion. Storm total rainfall ranged from under half an inch southwest of Interstate 37 to between 2 and 4 inches across Calhoun, northern Refugio, northern Aransas, Victoria, Goliad, northern Bee and far northern Live Oak counties.
Event Narrative


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
REFUGIO (ZONE) REFUGIO (ZONE) TX 08/15/2007 23:00 CST-6 Tropical Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARANSAS (ZONE) ARANSAS (ZONE) TX 08/15/2007 23:00 CST-6 Tropical Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) TX 08/15/2007 23:00 CST-6 Tropical Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K