Report Title: Major and Catastrophic Storms and Floods in Texas     
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East Texas
June 26 to 29, 1986
Torrential rains of 6 in. or more caused widespread flooding, including about 150 mi along the downstream one-half of the Neches River. Ace in southern Polk County had 13 in.
Deaths and Damage:   More than 23,000 people were evacuated from the Texas-Louisiana coastal area, where sustained wind and water damages were at least $1.5 million.
Max. Precipitation:   13.00 in.
Severity:   Major Storm
Storm Center(s):   Polk Co., Ace
References:   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1986, p. 52

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