ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7821 Postby midnight8 » Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:15 pm

Harvey sucks. I am not in a flood area, but got 3 feet of water. It just kept raining and raining, and raining, and raining. You get the picture. Most epople in our neightborhood seem to have not had flood insurance and were told they did not need it. This neighborhood is a wreck. got insurance adjusters out today, life is getting better. House is gutted for the most part. took 6 days or so to finally get all the water out of here.
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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7822 Postby galaxy401 » Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:06 pm

According to the NWS, Harvey is now offically the wettest tropical cyclone in the US. Nederland, Texas registered 64.58 inches of rain, 12 inches higher then the previous record! :eek:
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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7823 Postby 1900hurricane » Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:10 pm

Some of the LCH totals are mindwarping. The swath of 50"+ was probably actually modestly big if you can believe that. There isn't a whole lot between Houston and Beaumont, so there isn't much ground truth, but that was probably the 50" corridor, beginning in eastern Harris and northeastern Galveston counties and extending through much of Chambers, Liberty, Jefferson, and Orange counties. The 60"+ totals look about where that MCV went nuts during one of the overnight periods.



https://twitter.com/Cyclonebiskit/status/911077239541850113
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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7824 Postby Texas Snowman » Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:52 pm

ABC 13 meteorologist Tim Heller (@HellerWeather) tweeted out a FEMA info graphic that says 19 trillion gallons of rain fell from Hurricane Harvey. FEMA also says 80,000 homes had 18-inches of water or more in them. :eek:
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#7825 Postby RL3AO » Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:33 am

Rainfall analysis from WPC.

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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7826 Postby 1900hurricane » Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:21 am

Here's a couple of rainfall comparisons from David Roth on Twitter between Harvey and two of the other greats in the area, Allison '01 and Claudette '79. Harvey blows them both out of the water.



https://twitter.com/DRmetwatch/status/920177800694435840




https://twitter.com/DRmetwatch/status/920544931239866368
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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7827 Postby J_J99 » Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:07 pm

Harvey damage total estimated to be $198 Billion Dollars, making it the costliest US Natural Disaster.
http://projects.cberdata.org/reports/Hu ... ey2017.pdf
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Re: ATL: HARVEY - Post-Tropical - Discussion

#7828 Postby 1900hurricane » Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:15 pm

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