This Day in Weather History: July 15th

Hurricane Claudette slams into the Texas coast and brings heavy rain to Bexar County

Hurricane Claudette made landfall on the Texas coast on this day in 2003.

It was on this day in 2003, that Hurricane Claudette struck the Coastal Bend of Texas, making landfall near Port O’ Connor. Claudette moved west, tracking just south of San Antonio. The storm would bring heavy rain and strong winds, causing damage around the area.

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Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.