United States: Parts of Houston shut down by heavy floodingWeather Houston, United States - 18 April 2016
Torrential rain and heavy flooding left parts of Houston, Texas underwater on April 18, 2016.
Schools in the area were closed and several apartments had to be evacuated, as some areas received up to 16 inches of rain. More than 1,000 homes had flooded in Harris County. This video taken on and around the Kirby Dr Bridge, shows streets flooded and rushing waters as a result of the rain.