Map of houston flooding harvey. The storm made its final landfall in east texas and. The devastating flooding in houston left by hurricane harvey has drawn the normal questions about the government response from whether officials should have issued an evacuation order to why they. Hurricane harvey is bearing down on texas gulf coast. The national oceanic and atmospheric administration released a detailed map with photos of areas affected by harvey.
Houston is battling to recover from devastating flooding caused by hurricane harvey a category four storm which dumped a record breaking amount of rain on the city. The project by consultants at the environmental firm marine weather and climate and the tech company tailwind labs is an interactive map of flooding in houston as well as other cities like. Houston received the brunt of harveys rain with parts of the city receiving more than 50 inches here are more detailed maps of houston. Its part of noaas emergency response effort.
Harveys catastrophic flooding is the latest chapter in houstons history of floods. Rising water from hurricane harvey pushed thousands of people to rooftops and other higher ground. People walk through floodwater near interstate 10 in houston on sunday. Tropical storm allison in 2001 caused nearly 5 billion in damage.