Link to USGS home page.
Texas Water Science Center

Floods in Central Texas, December 1991

By H.R. Hejl, Jr., Raymond M. Slade, Jr., and M.E. Jennings

U.S. Geological Survey
Water Resources Investigation Report 95–4289

Table of Contents


Description of Storms

Peak Discharges and Runoff Volumes

Flood Damages

Selected References


1.   Location of streamflow-gaging stations and lines of equal precipitation for storms in central Texas, December 18–23, 1991
2.   Peak discharges in central Texas, December 1991, and maximum known peak discharges statewide
3.   Hydrograph showing discharge for streamflow-gaging station North Bosque River at Valley Mills, Tex.
  Hydrograph showing discharge for streamflow-gaging station Sandy Creek near Kingsland, Tex.


1.   Streamflow-gaging stations in central Texas where floods of December 1991 equaled or exceeded the 10-year flood (11" x 17", pdf file 31.3 KB)

This document is available in Portable Document Format (PDF):  (228 KB, 25" X 24" plate)

To view this document, you need the Adobe Acrobat® Reader installed on your computer.
(A free copy of the Acrobat® Reader may be downloaded from Adobe Systems Incorporated.)

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America home page. FirstGov button U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Persistent URL:
Page Contact Information: USGS Publishing Network
Page Last Modified: Wednesday, 07-Dec-2016 13:31:50 EST