Second anniversary of Hurricane Harvey approaches this Sunday

Two years ago this Sunday, Aaugust 25 th , 2017, Hurricane Harvey became the first major hurricane to make landfall along the middle Texas coast since Hurricane Celia in 1970.

Harvey was the first category 4 hurricane since Hurricane Carla in 1961.

Twenty-four hour rainfall amounts ended by Sunday, August 27 th , by then three or more inches of rain fell over much of Victoria County.

Hurricane Harvey is the second costliest storm with $125 billion dollars in damage.
It was responsible for 68 direct deaths and 39 indirect deaths.