Aldine High football star reunites with family he saved from Imelda's floods

Aldine High football star reunites with family he saved from Imelda's floods

HOUSTON — Houston’s Jayden Payne is the 16-year-old hero the whole country is talking about. He’s a football player at Aldine Senior High School who saved a mom and her toddler after Imelda’s flood waters swept their SUV away. On Friday, the trio was reunited at KHOU 11’s studios. RELATED: Aldine HS football player rescues mom, toddler after car goes into flooded ditch On Thursday, as Imelda’s flooding rains paralyzed Houston, Vinitta Williams was trying…

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Huffman residents forced to deal with another round of devastating flooding

Huffman residents forced to deal with another round of devastating flooding

HUFFMAN, Texas – Residents in the Huffman neighborhood near Afton Way are dealing with multiple feet of water. For many, it’s a painful reminder of what they went through during Hurricane Harvey. Now, many are forced to start over, again. Hoping for best “We moved everything we could upstairs, but you can’t put your whole first floor upstairs,” Cynthia Watson said. When Harvey hit in 2017, 4 1/2 feet of water came into Watson’s home….

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'It's people helping people' | Nearly 60 rescued from flooding in Huffman

'It's people helping people' | Nearly 60 rescued from flooding in Huffman

HUFFMAN, Texas — First responders rescued nearly 60 people from a flooded neighborhood in Huffman Friday morning as water from Luce Bayou crept into homes. Crews with the Texas Game Warden, Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Texas Task Force 2 and people with boats are helping rescue people trapped by flooding in the Lochshire neighborhood. Views from Air 11 showed cars driving through floodwaters, dozens of flooded homes and an RV tipped over on its side. …

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Debris fill front yards of Kingwood neighborhood after Imelda's flooding

Debris fill front yards of Kingwood neighborhood after Imelda's flooding

KINGWOOD, Texas – Debris filled the front yards of homes on Brookdale Drive in a Kingwood. Kathleen Deschazer’s home was among the many homes damaged by Thursday’s flooding. Deschazer said she had 3 inches of water inside her home and the water destroyed everything it touched. “Everything in the pile over here, I’m having to throw out because it got wet. Every room had water in it so we’ve lost just about everything,” Deschazer said.  John…

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Superfund site struck by loose barge

Superfund site struck by loose barge

HOUSTON (FOX 26) – Early Friday morning nine commercial barges broke loose on the San Jacinto River due to the flooding brought on by the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda, The EPA Region 6 reports that all barges are currently intact and none of the cargo has leaked into the waterway, One barge containing 10,000 barrels of lube oil is grounded on the northeast corner of the San Jacinto Waste Puts Superfund Site. EPA Region 6…

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Aerial photos show Imelda flooding in southeast Texas

Aerial photos show Imelda flooding in southeast Texas

Flooding from the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda continues in Southeast Texas on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in Mauriceville Flooding from the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda continues in Southeast Texas on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in Mauriceville Photo: Jon Shapley, Staff Photographer Photo: Jon Shapley, Staff Photographer Image 1 of / 38 Caption Close Image 1 of 38 Flooding from the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda continues in Southeast Texas on Friday, Sept. 20,…

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Fire at St. Mark's United Church in Houston Height

Fire at St. Mark's United Church in Houston Height

Community leaders continue to monitor swollen bayous and flooded roadways following a flash flood emergency in several Houston-area counties. On Thursday, neighborhoods and major roadways flooded as the remanents of Imelda dumped more than a foot of rain in some areas. Hundreds of people asked to be rescued from their homes. Texas Governor Greg Abbot declared a state of disaster in 13 counties. High water rescues continue on Friday in New Caney, where the Caney Creek…

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Montgomery County officials to give update on aerial flooding, reconstruction process

Montgomery County officials to give update on aerial flooding, reconstruction process

MONTGOMERY CO., Texas – Tropical Storm Imelda’s path left parts of Montgomery County with devastating floodwaters and damage Thursday.  The area received more than 12 inches of rainfall from Imelda, which left many vehicles stranded and homes flooded. READ: Tropical Depression Imelda dumps more than two feet of water in parts of Houston area READ: Here are eye-popping photos and videos of Imelda impacting Houston The Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management…

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By the numbers: Imelda was fifth wettest tropical storm to hit Lower 48

By the numbers: Imelda was fifth wettest tropical storm to hit Lower 48

Tropical Storm Imelda caused devastating flooding across Southeast Texas after dropping near-records amount of rainfall, leading some to compare it to Hurricane Harvey in 2017. Here’s a look at preliminary numbers of the tropical storm, courtesy of the National Weather Service: – It’s the fifth wettest tropical cyclone in U.S. history—excluding Hawaii and Alaska. The top five wettest are: Harvey, 60.58 inches, 2017 Amelia, 48 inches, 1978 Easy, 45.2 inches Claudette, 45 inches, 1979 Imelda,…

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Houston businessman opens store to flood victims

Houston businessman opens store to flood victims

Jim “Mattress Mack” Mcingvale is shown in a file photo. (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images for Dressed to Kilt) Jim “Mattress Mack” Mcingvale is shown in a file photo. (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images for Dressed to Kilt) HOUSTON – A Houston businessman known as “Mattress Mack” opened his massive furniture store to victims affected by severe flooding caused by Tropical Storm Imelda. Jim McIngvale, 68, posted a Facebook live Thursday night, offering free shelter at his…

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Rescues continue after historic flash floods

Rescues continue after historic flash floods

HOUSTON (FOX 26) – Community leaders continue to monitor swollen bayous and flooded roadways following a flash flood emergency in several Houston-area counties. On Thursday, neighborhoods and major roadways flooded as the remanents of Imelda dumped more than a foot of rain in some areas. Hundreds of people asked to be rescued from their homes. Texas Governor Greg Abbot declared a state of disaster in 13 counties. High water rescues continue on Friday in New Caney,…

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Ariel views show devastating flooding in Huffman

Ariel views show devastating flooding in Huffman

HUFFMAN, Texas — Although Tropical Depression Imelda has finally moved on after battering Southeast Texas on Thursday, residents here are still dealing with flooded streets and homes. Jacquelin Callahan, who lives in the Lochshire neighborhood near Luce Bayou, shared photos and video as floodwaters still covered the streets. She said people are “flooded in and water is still rising.” Views from Air 11 showed cars driving through floodwaters, dozens of flooded homes and an RV…

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Aerial views show devastating flooding in Huffman

Aerial views show devastating flooding in Huffman

HUFFMAN, Texas — Although Tropical Depression Imelda has finally moved on after battering Southeast Texas on Thursday, residents here are still dealing with flooded streets and homes. Jacquelin Callahan, who lives in the Lochshire neighborhood near Luce Bayou, shared photos and video as floodwaters still covered the streets. She said people are “flooded in and water is still rising.” Views from Air 11 showed cars driving through floodwaters, dozens of flooded homes and an RV…

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How to find your towed car after Tropical Storm Imelda

How to find your towed car after Tropical Storm Imelda

Vehicles are stranded by high water on the Katy Freeway at Patterson after Tropical Depression Imelda soaked the Houston area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Vehicles are stranded by high water on the Katy Freeway at Patterson after Tropical Depression Imelda soaked the Houston area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Photo: Jay R. Jordan/Houston Chronicle Photo: Jay R. Jordan/Houston Chronicle Image 1 of / 94 Caption Close Image 1 of 94 Vehicles are stranded by…

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Here's how to help victims of Tropical Storm Imelda

Here's how to help victims of Tropical Storm Imelda

Splendora Police Lt. Troy Teller, left, Cpl. Jacob Rutherford and Mike Jones pull a boat carrying Anita McFadden and Fred Stewart from their flooded neighborhood inundated by rains from Tropical Depression Imelda on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Spendora. less Splendora Police Lt. Troy Teller, left, Cpl. Jacob Rutherford and Mike Jones pull a boat carrying Anita McFadden and Fred Stewart from their flooded neighborhood inundated by rains from Tropical Depression … more Photo: Brett…

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Harris County leaders OK immediate $5M for local flooding relief

Harris County leaders OK immediate $5M for local flooding relief

A man sits on top of a truck on the flooded feeder road along Sam Houston Tollway West between Wilson and Ralston Rd. near Garners Bayou Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Houston. Members of the Houston Fire Dept. brought him a life jacket and walked him to dry land. less A man sits on top of a truck on the flooded feeder road along Sam Houston Tollway West between Wilson and Ralston Rd. near Garners…

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Full Show: Rain And Flooding Update, Mental Health Match, And Finding Something New In Moon Dust (Sept. 20, 2019)

Full Show: Rain And Flooding Update, Mental Health Match, And Finding Something New In Moon Dust (Sept. 20, 2019)

Houston Matters begins at 9 a.m. CT on 88.7FM or listen online. Join the discussion at 713-440-8870, talk@houstonmatters.org or @HoustonMatters. On Friday’s Houston Matters: We get the latest on the heavy rain and flooding that’s blanketed much of the area from News 88.7 reporters, the National Weather Service, and other sources. Also this hour: We meet a Houston native who’s developed Mental Health Match, a new app to help people find the right therapist. And…

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Four Lessons We Learned About Weather During Tropical Storm Imelda Flooding

Four Lessons We Learned About Weather During Tropical Storm Imelda Flooding

Tropical Storm Imelda inundated the city of Houston and surrounding parts of southeast Texas this week with some areas receiving 20, 30, even 40 inches of rain over a 48-hour period. Places like Winnie and New Caney saw flooding on par with or higher than rates during Hurricane Harvey. That now gives our area four major floods in five years and, for many, it came as somewhat of a surprise. Now that we have moved…

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WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Watch continues; some roads still flooded and closed | Live blog

WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Watch continues; some roads still flooded and closed | Live blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Friday morning for the Greater Houston Area and most of Southeast Texas. >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? WEATHER RADAR: Track rain & storms across Texas…

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LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Watch continues; some roads still flooded and closed

LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Watch continues; some roads still flooded and closed

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Friday morning for the Greater Houston Area and most of Southeast Texas. >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? WEATHER RADAR: Track rain & storms across Texas…

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Flash Flood Watch still in effect | Live blog

Flash Flood Watch still in effect | Live blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Friday morning for the Greater Houston Area and most of Southeast Texas. >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? WEATHER RADAR: Track rain & storms across Texas…

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Residents across Galveston working to clean up

GALVESTON, Texas – Residents across Galveston County have been dealing with flooded streets in the neighborhoods for the last several days. Some spoke with FOX 26 and said they can’t wait until this all passes. For the last several days, Moses Martinez and other Galveston residents have walked outside to see the streets in their neighborhood flooded. “Had a lot of water go inside the house, but it’s not that much rain anymore,” Martinez told…

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Flash Flood Watch through Friday morning | Live blog

Flash Flood Watch through Friday morning | Live blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Friday morning for the Greater Houston Area and most of Southeast Texas.  >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? WEATHER RADAR: Track rain & storms across Texas…

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WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Watch through Friday morning | Live blog

WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Watch through Friday morning | Live blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through Friday morning for the Greater Houston Area and most of Southeast Texas.  >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? Emergency Managers have requested residents in warned areas…

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VERIFY: Separating fact from fiction after floods

VERIFY: Separating fact from fiction after floods

The KHOU 11 Verify Team gets answers on social media posts circulating on during the Houston-area flooding event. Conroe flooded overpass photos Two photos of flood waters in Conroe are circulating around social media. Conroe police confirm the photo of a submerged car at an underpass on Frazier Street near Sacred Heart Catholic Church is real. The underpass was flooded, but the water is now receding. Google Maps street view shows the railroad underpass on…

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Was your car towed due to flooding? Here's where to go to get it back

Was your car towed due to flooding? Here's where to go to get it back

HOUSTON – If you were one of the many Houston residents forced to abandon your flooded or stalled vehicle as a deluge of rain from Tropical Depression Imelda flooded roads throughout the city, your car may have been towed by the time you are able to search for it. Houston City officials said they will likely begin towing vehicles blocking public roadways as flood water starts to recede. If your car was towed in Houston,…

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Remnants of Imelda dump historic rain totals

Remnants of Imelda dump historic rain totals

HOUSTON (FOX 26) – Texas Governor Greg Abbot has declared a state of disaster in 13 counties as the remnants of Imelda moves through the state, creating a flooding event that some are describing as “worse than Harvey”. 24 hour rain totals are hitting 10 inches inside the Loop, with other areas racking up as much as 20 inches of rainfall. Stay indoors during flash flood warnings in your area, and avoid driving in areas…

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WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Warning in effect for several counties – Stay off the roads | Live Blog

WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Warning in effect for several counties – Stay off the roads | Live Blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: A Flash Flood Warning is in effect until 6:15 p.m. Thursday for Brazoria, Chambers and Galveston counties. >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? Emergency Managers have requested residents in warned areas to stay put…

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Beaumont experiences flooding amid Imelda

Beaumont experiences flooding amid Imelda

BEAUMONT, Texas – The city of Beaumont is experiencing major flooding amid Tropical Depression Imelda. Several people are on social media currently in need of being rescued. Much of the frontage roads in Beaumont are still underwater. Please stay off the roads if possible. pic.twitter.com/tglmt5XPBM — TxDOT-Beaumont (@TxDOTBeaumont) September 19, 2019 CLEVELAND: US59 in Cleveland is closedPlease stay off the roads if possible. #TurnAroundDontDrown pic.twitter.com/TVcJWyATlR — TxDOT-Beaumont (@TxDOTBeaumont) September 19, 2019 Officials say much of the…

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6 storms over Atlantic, Pacific areas tie a record

6 storms over Atlantic, Pacific areas tie a record

Images from the National Hurricane Center show tropical storms Kiko, Mario and Lorena over the Eastern Pacific, hurricanes Humberto and Jerry and tropical depression Imelda over the Atlantic. (Photo credit: National Hurricane Center) Images from the National Hurricane Center show tropical storms Kiko, Mario and Lorena over the Eastern Pacific, hurricanes Humberto and Jerry and tropical depression Imelda over the Atlantic. (Photo credit: National Hurricane Center) LOS ANGELES – There were six active storm systems…

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Pets, wildlife care in Houston-area severe weather: This is what you need to know

Pets, wildlife care in Houston-area severe weather: This is what you need to know

HOUSTON – Pets and other wildlife are at risk in severe weather, just like people. There are ways to keep your pets safe throughout storms and their aftermath, as well as keep a lookout for other animals that may need assistance following a storm. Here are some tips from the Harris County Animal Shelter to keep in mind about your pets: Bring outdoor pets inside immediately. Never leave a pet outside or tied up during…

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Gator an unwelcome visitor to Jefferson County couple amid Imelda floods

Gator an unwelcome visitor to Jefferson County couple amid Imelda floods

A large alligator surfaces from the floodwater at the home of Denise Broussard along Highway 365 near Winnie on Sept. 19, 2019. A large alligator surfaces from the floodwater at the home of Denise Broussard along Highway 365 near Winnie on Sept. 19, 2019. Photo: Denise Broussard, Contributed Photo Photo: Denise Broussard, Contributed Photo Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 A large alligator surfaces from the floodwater at the home…

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Major Flash Flooding Remains a Serious Issue in Southeast Texas

Major Flash Flooding Remains a Serious Issue in Southeast Texas

At 2 p.m., a flash flood warning remained in effect for most of southeast Texas through later in the afternoon. Rainfall had lessened across the northern parts of the area, but it does continue to fall and portions of Fort Bend County are getting hit at the moment by a particularly strong band of thunderstorms. Rainfall rates earlier today across most of the Houston area reached as much as six or seven inches per hour….

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Shelters open for Imelda flooding

Shelters open for Imelda flooding

Shelters are open for residents who had to evacuate their homes amid flooding from heavy rains brought by Imelda. Harris County Humble First Assembly of God Church, located at 1915 Farm to Market 1960 Bypass, Humble, TX 77338 St. Timothy Lutheran Church, located at 14225 Hargrave Rd, Houston, TX 77070 For recovery resources, call 211 for the Texas/United Way Helpline operated by the United Way of Greater Houston. They will help you find information from…

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WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Emergency! Stay off the roads | Live Blog

WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Emergency! Stay off the roads | Live Blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: Flash Flood Warning for Chambers, Harris, and Liberty County until 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Tap here for more. >> Watch live coverage in the video player above. View the live blog with latest info under the radar image below. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? Due to Flash Flood Emergencies in NE Harris County, including Kingwood…

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Houston restaurants closed Thursday due to severe weather

Houston restaurants closed Thursday due to severe weather

Several Houston area restaurants are closing their doors Thursday, with plans to reopen as weather permits. Several Houston area restaurants are closing their doors Thursday, with plans to reopen as weather permits. Photo: Photo By Sondra Hernandez Photo: Photo By Sondra Hernandez Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Several Houston area restaurants are closing their doors Thursday, with plans to reopen as weather permits. Several Houston area restaurants are closing…

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WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Warning! Stay off the roads if you can | Live Blog

WATCH LIVE: Flash Flood Warning! Stay off the roads if you can | Live Blog

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: Flash Flood Warning for Chambers, Harris, Liberty and Montgomery County until 2:15 p.m. Thursday Tap here for more. Watch live coverage in the video player above. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? Due to Flash Flood Emergencies in NE Harris County, including Kingwood and Humble, Montgomery County, Liberty County, and Chambers County, Emergency Managers have…

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LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Warning! Stay off the roads if you can

LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Warning! Stay off the roads if you can

CURRENT WEATHER ALERTS: Flash Flood Warning for Chambers, Liberty, Montgomery and San Jacinto County until 2 p.m. Thursday. Flash Flood Warning for Harris County until 1:30 p.m. Tap here for more. LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area CLOSURES: School closures, cancellations in Houston Area FORECAST: When will the rain go away? According to the National Weather Service: “Due to Flash Flood Emergencies in NE Harris County, including Kingwood and Humble, Montgomery County,…

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LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Warning; stay off the roads if you can

LIVE BLOG: Flash Flood Warning; stay off the roads if you can

THE LATEST: According to the National Weather Service: “Due to Flash Flood Emergencies in NE Harris County, including Kingwood and Humble, Montgomery County, Liberty County, and Chambers County, Emergency Managers have requested residents in warned areas to stay put and shelter in place.” A flash flood warning for Harris County has been extended to 1:30 p.m. PREVIOUSLY: The slow moving rain band associated with Tropical Depression Imelda is now pushing south into the Houston area….

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Houston Forecast: Flash Flood Warning until 12 p.m. as heavy rain returns

Houston Forecast: Flash Flood Warning until 12 p.m. as heavy rain returns

Due to Flash Flood Emergencies in NE Harris County, including Kingwood and Humble, Montgomery County, Liberty County, and Chambers County, Emergency Managers have requested residents in warned areas to stay put and shelter in place. WATCH LIVE: LIVE BLOG: Kingwood and Humble; Montgomery, Liberty and Chambers counties urged to shelter in place HIGH WATER LIST: High water locations on major roads in the Houston area A flash flood warning for Harris County has been extended…

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Photos show severe flooding from Tropical Depression Imelda across southeast Texas

Photos show severe flooding from Tropical Depression Imelda across southeast Texas

Streets in Old Town are flooded as heavy storm bands continue to batter the region Thursday morning. Photo taken Thursday, September 19, 2019 Kim Brent/The Enterprise Streets in Old Town are flooded as heavy storm bands continue to batter the region Thursday morning. Photo taken Thursday, September 19, 2019 Kim Brent/The Enterprise Photo: Kim Brent/The Enterprise Photo: Kim Brent/The Enterprise Image 1 of / 75 Caption Close Image 1 of 75 Streets in Old Town…

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Ground stop at Bush Intercontinental Airport

Ground stop at Bush Intercontinental Airport

HOUSTON (FOX 26) – The heavy rain pouring over the Houston area has forced a ground stop at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). Prior to the ground stop Thursday morning, IAH was reporting flight delays of about 50 minutes on average. Now the streets leading to and from the airport are experiencing high water. Due to weather in the area, airport is at a full ground stop. Will update soon. pic.twitter.com/3MLS4ethsK — Houston Bush Airport (@iah) September…

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Dangerous flash flood emergency in area counties

CONROE, Texas (FOX 26) – A flash flood emergency has been reported for several greater Houston area counties Thursday morning. The National Weather Service issued the emergency warning for southwestern San Jacinto, east central Montgomery, Chambers, and Liberty Counties. RELATED: Homes and businesses flooded, hospital evacuated in Winnie Officials are reporting numerous water rescues throughout southeastern Texas. There is also structural flooding in portions of Liberty and Chambers Counties, and numerous road closures. Turn Around, Don’t Drown! List of…

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Flash flood emergency for parts of Harris County as Imelda moves northeast, officials say

Flash flood emergency for parts of Harris County as Imelda moves northeast, officials say

A flooded out car is stranded in high water off U.S. 59 as rain from Tropical Depression Imelda inundates the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, near Spendora. A flooded out car is stranded in high water off U.S. 59 as rain from Tropical Depression Imelda inundates the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, near Spendora. Photo: Brett Coomer/Staff Photographer Photo: Brett Coomer/Staff Photographer Image 1 of / 64 Caption Close Image 1 of 64…

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'Worse than Harvey': Small Houston-area town floods entirely due to Imelda

'Worse than Harvey': Small Houston-area town floods entirely due to Imelda

A hospital in nearby Winnie was evacuated overnight after the town experienced high levels of flooding that officials said is probably “worse than Harvey.” A hospital in nearby Winnie was evacuated overnight after the town experienced high levels of flooding that officials said is probably “worse than Harvey.” Photo: OnScene.TV Photo: OnScene.TV Image 1 of / 72 Caption Close Image 1 of 72 A hospital in nearby Winnie was evacuated overnight after the town experienced…

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Full Show: Severe Weather Updates, The Effect Of Saudi Attacks On Houston Oil, And Actor Jeff Goldblum (Sept. 19, 2019)

Full Show: Severe Weather Updates, The Effect Of Saudi Attacks On Houston Oil, And Actor Jeff Goldblum (Sept. 19, 2019)

To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code: <iframe src=”https://embed.hpm.io/346585/346555″ style=”height: 115px; width: 100%;”></iframe> On Thursday’s Houston Matters: We get updates on the heavy rain and flash flooding happening across the region. Then, we discuss how the recent attack on oil processing facilities in Saudi Arabia might effect Houston with a pair of industry analysts. Also this hour: An upcoming conference aims to galvanize young people to vote. Then, actor…

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Houston Forecast: Flash flood watch through 7 PM

Houston Forecast: Flash flood watch through 7 PM

Waking up to to life threatening flooding across Beaumont, Chambers County and Liberty County. This could have easily been across Houston. Evacuations underway as it becomes a very dire situation.  In Chambers County and areas east, however, widespread flooding has been reported in the overnight hours leading into Thursday morning. Find live coverage of this flood emergency here. WATCH LIVE: Flash flood emergency declared in Beaumont as Imelda saturates Southeast Texas LIVE BLOG: High water…

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Hospital evacuated in Winnie

Hospital evacuated in Winnie

WINNIE, Texas (FOX 26) – Riceland Hospital has been evacuated in Winnie, where “significant flooding” has been reported, according to Chambers County Emergency Management. The county and the Red Cross have opened a flood shelter at White’s Park Community Center at 225 White’s Memorial Park Road. Emergency Management says water is in homes and businesses. The following roads are closed, and residents are warned not to try to drive on them: All roads North & East…

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Imelda triggers tornadoes, flash flooding, severe thunderstorms in east Harris County

Imelda triggers tornadoes, flash flooding, severe thunderstorms in east Harris County

HOUSTON — Tropical Depression Imelda stirred up trouble east of Houston late Wednesday with tornadoes, flash flooding and severe thunderstorms.  Just before 5 p.m., a tornado touched down near Highlands in east Harris County. Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said his deputies spotted damage to some small structures there, along with tree damage and downed power lines.  There were no reports of injuries.  Gonzalez said there are unconfirmed reports of a small tornado touching down in the…

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Lizzo apologizes for calling out delivery person

Lizzo apologizes for calling out delivery person

75° × News Local News Texas News National News International News Isiah Factor Uncensored Entertainment The News Edge You Decide Featured Videos Flash flood emergency causes dangerous driving conditions in Houston-area counties Homes and businesses flooded, hospital evacuated in Winnie Lizzo apologizes after calling out food delivery driver for nabbing food Tekashi 69 facing decades of jail time, testifies against former fellow gang members Most Recent Stories Flash flood emergency causes dangerous driving conditions in…

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