Report Title: Major and Catastrophic Storms and Floods in Texas     
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Trans-Pecos Region
September 24 to 25, 1978
Tropical Storm Paul produced 4 to 8 in. of rain in the western and southern Trans-Pecos region. As much as 15 in. fell in and around Guadalupe National Park Sept. 25. The rain deluged northern Mexico and filled reservoirs there to levels that mandated record releases down the Rio Conchos into the Rio Grande at Presidio, causing the worst flooding along the Rio Grande in 74 years.
Deaths and Damage:   Unknown
Max. Precipitation:   15.00 in.
Severity:   Major Storm
Storm Center(s):   Hudspeth Co., Guadalupe National Park
Culberson Co.
References:   Bomar, 1979, p. 32-33

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