After Texas Landfall, Hurricane Battered Louisiana Braces For Nicholas

POINTE-AUX-CHENES, La. (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — As Nicholas continued crawling throughout components of Texas Wednesday, residents in southern Louisiana braced for anticipated heavy rains. Nicholas made landfall as a hurricane early Tuesday on the Texas coast, dumping heavy rain regardless that it was rapidly downgraded to a tropical storm and later a despair. However forecasters stated Nicholas … Read more

Flooding In Texas, Louisiana After Nicolas Makes Landfall As Class 1 Hurricane

SURFSIDE BEACH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Tropical Storm Nicholas slowed to a crawl over Harris County Tuesday after making landfall earlier alongside the Texas Coast as a hurricane, knocking out energy to a half-million houses and companies and dumping greater than a foot of rain. Nicholas may doubtlessly stall over storm-battered Louisiana and convey life-threatening floods … Read more

Texas Deploys Swift-Water Boats, Helicopters To Assist With Tropical Storm Nicholas Rescues

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Tropical Storm Nicholas made landfall early on September 14 alongside the Texas Coast. On the time, the Class 1 hurricane dumped greater than a foot of rain. Tuesday morning Governor Greg Abbott posted social media messages saying the state had, “… deployed swift-water boats, helicopters and excessive profile automobiles to assist native … Read more

Nicholas Strengthened To Class 1 Hurricane Earlier than Making Landfall Alongside Texas Coast

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Hurricane Nicholas, now a tropical storm, made landfall alongside the Texas coast after midnight on Tuesday, bringing the specter of as much as 20 inches of rainfall to components of the Gulf Coast. The storm will slowly drift northeast because it strikes inland of the Texas Coast (close to Houston/Galveston) and will … Read more