Levee Breaks South of Houston "Get Out Now" Tweeted

30 August, 2017, 02:04 | Author: Clint Gray
  • Residents in Houston told to flee after dam bursts after Storm Harvey onslaught

He said a mandatory evacuation order was issued Sunday.

The amount of water expected to hit Fort Bend County by late Tuesday could reach levels seen only about once ever 800 years. So far, 30,000 people have evacuated and sought shelter.

Earlier on Tuesday, a report by local ABC affiliate KTRK indicated the Addicks Reservoir due west of Houston might spill over for the first time in its history.

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Authorities outside Houston-in Brazoria County-have warned residents to get out right away after floodwaters breached a levee, Reuters reported. "But it does mean we need to expand our capabilities and our capacity", Mr Turner said. With rescues continuing, that number seemed certain to grow.

Columbia Lakes is located some 50 miles from Houston near the Brazos River.

Hurricane Harvey may not have wreaked absolute havoc as a storm, but the aftermath it left behind is frightful for the state of Texas.

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Rescuers are still plucking people from vantage points around the city's submerged neighborhoods.

Harvey could still dump up to 15 inches of rain on portions of southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana, including the saturated Houston area.

Mr Turner has inisisted that a mass evacuation of millions of people by auto was a greater risk than enduring the storm.

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Lalu's younger son and former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav himself is taking stock of the preparations for the rally. K C Tyagi said that Mr Yadav had participated in a rally organised by RJD without any due permission from the party.

Before the storm is gone, up to 20in more rain could fall, the National Weather Service said, meaning the flooding will get worse in the days ahead and the water will be slow to recede once Harvey finally moves on.

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