Hurricane Imelda compared to Harvey

How Imelda’s Prolific Rain, Flooding Compares to Harvey in East Texas. By Jonathan Erdman – Weather.com

At a Glance

  • Imelda has dumped prolific rainfall in parts of eastern Texas.
  • Some areas have picked up 20 to 42 inches of rain.
  • In a few areas, the flooding has been described as worse than that during Harvey.
  • Harvey’s record-setting rain was much more widespread than Imelda.
  • Imelda pounded part of Texas with rainfall measured in feet, not inches… Compare to the then record-smashing rain from Hurricane Harvey two years ago.

Vidor, Texas, Police Chief Rod Carroll told The Weather Channel that flooding in the town was “worse during this storm than it was during Hurricane Harvey.”

 

Blueberry Festival 2019 Events

30th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival
7 JUN Friday
Blueberry Bluegrass Concert in the Park
Festival Park, 507 S Pecan St, Nacogdoches, TX
8 JUN Saturday 8 AM – 4 PM
30th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival, Nacogdoches, TX
8 JUN Saturday
Running of the Blueberries 5K Run/Walk – Coy Simms Softball Fields, Nacogdoches, TX
8 JUN
Texas Blueberry Festival – Saturday Downtown Arts, 5259, 405 E Main St, Nacogdoches, TX

Texas Voted Best State for Business Again


In May, for the 15th year in a row, Texas was named the Best State for Business by CEO Magazine. Governor Abbott reminded us that our talented workforce and staunch commitment to free market principles have led to unprecedented economic growth.
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