Winding Rd & Marys Ct, Friendswood, TX 77546 Recorded over 49 inches of rain breaking the record for total
rainfall from a tropical storm in Houston's history.
Over 17,000 people have evacuated to ARC shelters in Houston. The George R. Brown Convention Center is at double it's max capacity.
The last time a Category 4 hurricane made landfall in the Texas Coastal Bend.
Hurricane Carla in September 1961 produced catastrophic damage from storm surge
and high winds in Port O'Connor and Palacios, Texas, among other locations.