Tropical Storm Imelda
Travis Street Water Rushing In From Bayou
September 19, 2919
Up to 5 inches of rain per hour could fall in Harris County, where Houston is located, throughout the day Thursday, forecasters said. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood emergency warning for several counties, saying “life-threatening amounts of rainfall” have already dropped. County officials reported a combination of at least 1,000 high-water rescues and evacuations to get people to shelter.