Tag: June floods

Santa Rosa shelter turned into respite center for flood victims

The American Red Cross has converted a shelter for flood victims into a daytime respite center where they can come for meals and emergency clean...

Cities struggle to drain floodwater

PALM VALLEY — The worst storm many residents here remember has driven floodwaters into about 80 percent of homes surrounding the Harlingen Country Club. Like...

Storms cause widespread flooding

SANTA ROSA — City crews pumped water from flooded streets yesterday, as neighbors piled sandbags to try to keep floodwaters from rushing into their...

Flooding worst since Hurricane Dolly

RAYMONDVILLE — It might be the worst flooding in 20 years — since Hurricane Dolly. By noon Tuesday, floodwaters covered as much as 70 percent...

Shelters available for Valley flood victims

Five shelters remain open for flood victims in Cameron, Willacy and Hidalgo counties. The American Red Cross said on Tuesday night nearly 100 people...

Statement from City of Harlingen on flooding, sandbags

This is a news release from the City of Harlingen regarding the overnight flooding, street closures and sandbag distribution:  The City of Harlingen continues to...

Game wardens rescuing residents from flooded homes

https://youtu.be/tkX2dNG1BIk Many streets in the Harlingen County Club and surrounding neighborhoods are covered by flood waters. This morning game wardens with Texas Parks and Wildlife used...

Heavy rains from out of nowhere flood Valley

HARLINGEN — The soggy ghost of June past made a very unwelcome re-appearance. Nearly one year to the day after record-setting rains hit the Rio...

Widespread flooding in Harlingen, sandbag distribution

  The powerful thunderstorms that swept across the Valley Monday night left lots of flooding in its path and forecasters say more rain is in...