Saturday, May 18, 2024

Thursday's storm shattered building glass onto downtown Houston streets, plucked power tower bases

I finally made it downtown where windows were blown out from Thursday's storm. Barricades prevented me from getting any closer but even from a distance, you can see several windows open from glass falling onto downtown streets.


 

How forceful were the winds? Check out this photo below of a power tower base that was ripped from the ground in another angle of the power tower down along 290 at 34th.



Severe Coastal Flood Warning for coastal Harris County till early Thursday

HARRIS COUNTY (HEIGHTSTONIAN) -- A severe coastal flood warning is in effect for Coastal Harris County, including Gulf-facing beaches such a...