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SOME MAXIMUM SURGE RECORDS FOR TEXAS STORMS

YearMonthSurgeLocation
1837SEP 27 - 0CT 106 - 7 FTGALVESTON
1854SEP 15 - 198.2 FTGALVESTON
1877SEP 2210.5 FTINDIANOLA
1886JUN 149.0 FTSABINE
1886OCT 1312.4 FTSABINE
1900SEP 1515.5 FTGALVESTON
1901JUL 2 - 104.5 FTGALVESTON
1909JUL 13 - 229.0 FTVELASCO
1913JUN 22 - 2812.7 FTGALVESTON
1919SEP 2 - 158.8 FTGALVESTON
1919SEP 2 - 1516.0 FTCORPUS CHRISTI
1933JUN 27 - JUL 65.0 FTPORT ARANSAS
1941SEP 2410.8 FTMATAGORDA
1942AUG 17 - 227.0 FTHIGH ISLAND
1942AUG 26 - 3014.7 FTMATAGORDA
1945AUG 24 - 2915.0 FTPORT LAVACA
1949SEP 22 - OCT 611.5 FTHOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL
1957JUN 25 - 286.0 FTGALVESTON
1967SEP 5 - 22 (BEULAH)12.0 FTPORT ISABEL
1970JUL 30 - AUG 5 (CELIA)9.2 FTPORT ARANSAS


Weather Research Center
5104 Caroline St. Houston, Texas 77004
(713) 529-3076
E-mail wrc@wxresearch.org