Report Title: Major and Catastrophic Storms and Floods in Texas     
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June 30 to July 4, 1936
Rain fell June 30-July 4 on parts of the Rio Grande Basin and the Nueces, Guadalupe, Colorado, and Neches River Basins. The rain produced large peak discharges at several streamflow-gaging stations. Heavy rain, amounting to 17 in., was recorded at Eagle Pass in the Rio Grande Basin. Rainfall of more than 10 in. was recorded in the Neches River Basin at Rockland in Tyler County. The heaviest recorded rainfall was in central Guadalupe River Basin. Maximum recorded storm rainfall was 21.0 in. at Bebe in Gonzales County 1:00 a.m. June 30 to 1:00 p.m. July 1.
Deaths and Damage:   Severe flooding in central Guadalupe River Basin caused 26 deaths and estimated property damages of more than $2 million.
Max. Precipitation:   21.00 in.
Severity:   Catastrophic
Storm Center(s):   Gonzales Co., Bebe
References:   Asquith and Slade, 1995; Dalrymple and others, 1937, p. 21-41; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, unpub. data

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