Heavy Flooding Hits Houston

Houston was hit with 10 inches of rain in the span of only a few hours this morning. Streets in the south-east Hobby-airport area are reporting significant flooding as well as some residences.

As much as 10.5 inches of rain was reported by the heart of the morning commute today, said Rusty Cornelius, administrative coordinator for Harris County Emergency Management. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Houston and Galveston counties until 10 a.m.

Houston Chronicle: Heavy rains prompt flood watch, road closures

KHOU has extended video coverage. Weather predictions for Houston are showing more rain throughout the week.

1 Comment so far

  1. a~lotus (unregistered) on June 19th, 2006 @ 11:51 am

    yeah…this is the fourth day of rain already…and at least some people don’t have to go in for work today…

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