Houston and holidays are a dangerous combination, because the pair always seems to come with severe weather. Here’s a look back at flood events that have fallen on holidays, according to the Harris County Flood Control District.
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Dredge work to improve canal linking Kalamalka and Wood Lakes tied up in red tape
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Dan Andrews gets his coronavirus jab as he FINALLY reveals when he will return as premier three months after suffering a serious spinal injury falling down the stairs on holiday
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Jacked-up! Daytona Truck Meet roars into town
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Flooding to remain a concern beyond Memorial Day weekend in Plains
The Houston metro area has received between ... There is also the risk of more downpours falling on areas saturated by rain earlier in May, more recently this past week and again over the holiday ...
Recent rain helped move most of Travis County out of dry conditions; sunny holiday ahead
Roads were already reported to be flooding in some Houston neighborhoods ... dry conditions, but the area has shrunk compared with the week before. "There's been some improvement for sure ...
Bush blames Houston, Harris County for failure to win flood aid. Turner, Hidalgo blame GLO criteria.
Bush blamed local leaders Friday for Houston and Harris County’s failure to secure a single penny of roughly $1 billion in federal flood ... right there, you’re somewhere between 18-19 points ...
At 10:54 am on February 28, 2001, Seattle and the surrounding area shook in the Nisqually earthquake ... Scattered anecdotes support this link, but proving definitive connections is not easy.