HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for all of southeast Texas until 7 p.m. Saturday. IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD: Check bayou and rainfall levels The threat for heavy rainfall will continue through Saturday with the front stalled out, the active jet stream overhead, and a constant flow of moisture coming in from the Gulf. Swollen rivers, creeks, and bayous will flood if the heavy rain falls over the same locations repeatedly. Street flooding will also be fairly common. Pay close attention to the forecast and our updates this week. EMBED >More News VideosFlash Flood Warning until 4:30 a.m. … [Read more...] about Houston Weather: Flash Flood Watch through Saturday at 7 p.m.
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Rainfall also is swelling waterways: Meteorologist Ryan Maue of weathermodels.com calculated that 34 million people in the U.S. are forecast to get at least 3 inches of rain from Hurricane Florence, with more than 5.7 million people probably getting at least a foot of rain. … [Read more...] about The Latest: University of NC at Wilmington closed
Worst Houston high water spots for road floodingYou don't get to live in a place called the Bayou City and not get a little road flooding from time to time (or to be more specific, EVERY TIME IT RAINS!).These are some of the worst spots in Houston for high water and flooded roadways. … [Read more...] about Storm floods Galveston in one of the city’s wettest Septembers on record
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- Two people are in custody after a Harris County deputy was shot to death, according to the sheriff's office.Late Friday, deputies identified 47-year-old Robert Solis as one of the suspects.Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal "was unable to recover from his injuries" after he was shot in the back of the head during a traffic stop in northwest Harris County.In a news conference Friday afternoon, officials described the suspected shooter simply as a Hispanic male.According to Harris County Sheriff's Office Maj. Mike Lee, deputies immediately checked dash cam video inside Dhaliwal's unit to get a closer look at the suspect when they arrived on scene.Lee says the suspect was found inside a business about a quarter of a mile away from where Dhaliwal was shot."A deputy observed that he looked a little nervous and put him in custody, and that did turn out to be our shooter," Lee said.Lee adds the weapon believed to have been used to shoot Dhaliwal … [Read more...] about Man charged in murder of Harris County Sheriff’s deputy
This combo of photos made on March 19, 2018 shows (above) a damaged sail boat washed ashore after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, on September 20, 2017 and (below) a view of a beach where sailboats were washed ashore during the passing of Hurricane Maria is seen six months after the storm affected the island in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, on March 17, 2018. Six months after Hurricane Maria hit the island on September 20, 2017 uprooting trees, destroying homes, and causing widespread flooding, many remain without power. … [Read more...] about US forecasters expect 10-16 tropical storms in active season