Where is the flooding in houston map. This application displays before and after aerial imagery of locations affected by hurricane harvey. Houston transtar traffic map. Map opens in new tab to download data right click mouse. Tropical storm allison was a tropical storm that devastated southeast texas in june of the 2001 atlantic hurricane season.
Harveys catastrophic flooding is the latest chapter in houstons history of floods. 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. Two of noaas aircraft flew over much of the region and took aerial photos of the flooding and damage. An arguable example of the brown ocean effect allison lasted unusually long for a june storm remaining tropical or subtropical for 15 days most of which when the storm was over land dumping torrential rainfall.
The images are being updated every 12 hours a noaa rep told cnbc. Use the search box in the upper right corner to find an address or look up a business neighborhood or other place by name. Radar shows no immediate end in sight to the rain from tropical storm harvey which made landfall as a category 4 hurricane over the. At least 33 people are known.
Dramatic rescues are happening throughout the houston area. 311 service requests heatmaps what is a heatmap. Houstons wild west growth how the citys development may have contributed to devastating flooding impermeable developed surfaces. The downpour has stopped in houston which was inundated for days by record setting rain and floodwaters from the aftermath of hurricane harvey.