Aug 14, 2017

Flash Flooding Prompts Water Rescues in Texas and Oklahoma

Commerce, TX
USA
by
Chris Dolce
,
The Weather Channel
Darker orange and red shadings illustrate where the heaviest rain fell in northeast Texas on Sunday morning. Image: The Weather Channel
Darker orange and red shadings illustrate where the heaviest rain fell in northeast Texas on Sunday morning. Image: The Weather Channel

Torrential rainfall caused significant flooding in northeast Texas Sunday morning. Water rescues and evacuations have been reported in some towns. Flooding has also occurred in eastern Oklahoma.