Office of the Texas State Climatologist-Texas Extremes
http://climatexas.tamu.edu/index.php/da ... s-extremes
The highest sustained wind is 145 mph from Hurricane Carla. The highest gust is 180 mph from Hurricane Celia. The highest 24 hour rainfall total is 43.00 from Claudette. However, from an official station, the highest is 29.05 inches from Amelia.