Flooding: 10/12/03 - 10/16/03
Southern Texas - Rio Grande and Nueces Rivers
Southern Texas - counties: Cameron, Brooks, Hidalgo and Starr. Towns:
Brownsville, Falfurrias, Encino, Rio Grande City.
Nueces and Rio Grande Rivers
Southern Texas receives 6 to 10 inches of rain, "precipitation
was generated from upper-level disturbances moving in from Baja
California". Evacuations in Falfurrias area in Brooks county.
Encino: "This weekend's flooding was worse than when Hurricane
Beulah hit in September 1967"
MODIS observation of flooding along Nueces River on October 14,
|Dead: no data
||Damages: no data
||Affected Region ( sq km): 62,960
|| Severity Class* : 2
||Flood Magnitude**: 7.0
|| MODIS flood inundation limit file names***:
Map preparation and image analysis: Elaine Anderson