Report Title: Major and Catastrophic Storms and Floods in Texas     
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Upper Gulf Coast
July 27 to 29, 1943
A hurricane entered the Galveston Bay area about noon July 27, moved inland over Galveston Bay, passed over Houston shortly after midnight, and continued on toward Navasota with a rapid decrease in intensity. Maximum recorded storm rainfall was 23.0 in. at Devers in Liberty County 1:00 p.m. July 27 to 1:00 a.m. July 29.
Deaths and Damage:   Unknown
Max. Precipitation:   23.00 in.
Severity:   Major Storm
Storm Center(s):   Liberty Co., Devers
References:   Schoner and Molansky, 1956; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, unpub. data

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