Catastrophic flooding occurring in Houston as Harvey lingers

There is not much to say other than when this is over we need to pull together to help our fellow Americans in Texas. This flood event is unfolding exactly as forecast which is  unfortunate because it means that lives will be changed forever.

I am in Houston where I have placed one of our specially designed unmanned cameras to monitor the situation if even on a small scale.

The camera is located close to the 610 where Braeswood crosses underneath. This also right along Brays Bayou  which is notorious for flooding.

Brays Bayou at 610/Braeswood Live Cam

The camera should run for the rest of today unless the floodwater over takes it in which case it will eventually shut off.

I hope to be able to place another camera somewhere in the area but it is getting to be very dangerous to venture out.

I will post another update here this  afternoon and I will include a video discussion covering a variety of topics including the possibility of storm development of the southeast coast.

Mark Sudduth 8:25 AM CT




About Mark Sudduth

Greetings! I am Mark Sudduth, the founder and editor of The site began in 1999 as a way to post info concerning tropical storms and hurricanes for any interested visitors. Little did I know how big it would become in the years since. Now, we have millions of visitors from all over the world who have come to rely on the site as a no non-sense, tell it like it is resource for all things hurricane related. We are supported by a combination of corporate sponsors and our loyal Client Services members who subscribe to premium content on our sister site, I am married with six energetic and intelligent children and live in southeast North Carolina. I graduated UNC-Wilmington in 1995 with a BA in Geography and have studied the effects of hurricanes on our society ever since.
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