MAP: See how much rainfall Cy-Fair received during Tropical Depression Imelda

Tropical Depression Imelda dumped more than 42 inches of rain in parts of the Greater Houston area, but the Cy-Fair area did not receive as much precipitation, according to the Harris County Flood Warning System.

Cy-Fair received between 0.84 inches and 4.60 inches of rainfall from midnight Sept. 19 through the morning of Sept. 20. By comparison, most Cy-Fair area gauges reported between 12-14 inches of rainfall in the 24-hour period between noon Aug. 26 and noon Aug. 27 during Hurricane Harvey.

In the map below, see how much precipitation Harris County gauges measured throughout the Cy-Fair area.



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By Danica Smithwick
Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a Cy-Fair reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a journalism degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. She became editor of the Cy-Fair edition in March 2020 and continues to cover education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development and nonprofits.


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