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STORMWATER RISING INTO NEIGHBORHOODS NEAR ADDICKS, BARKER RESERVOIRS IN WEST HARRIS COUNTY

STORMWATER RISING INTO NEIGHBORHOODS NEAR ADDICKS, BARKER RESERVOIRS IN WEST HARRIS COUNTY

Record and near-record rainfall this weekend in conjunction with Hurricane Harvey has led to unprecedented rises in the Addicks and Barker reservoirs in west Harris and Fort Bend counties.

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BAYOUS AND CREEKS UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 27 630 AM

BAYOUS AND CREEKS UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 27 630 AM

The Harris County Flood Control District's Flood Operations team continues to monitor this extremely dangerous and life-threatening flash flood event still in progress over much of Harris County. Heavy rainfall continues across Harris County, with totals of more than 20 inches in some areas of southeast Harris County and 8-14 inches over much of the rest.

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BAYOUS AND CREEKS UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 27 1:30 AM

BAYOUS AND CREEKS UPDATE AS OF AUGUST 27 1:30 AM

The Harris County Flood Control District's Flood Operations team continues to monitor this extremely dangerous and life-threatening flash flood event still in progress over much of southeast Harris County. Rainfall across Harris County has continued to intensify, with rainfall totals in the last three to six hours that have greatly exceeded our 500-year rainfall levels.

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