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Parts Of South Texas Face Heavy Rain, Flooding, More Storms

A flash flood watch was issued through Monday afternoon for the Galveston area.

NWS Radar Southern Plains Sector
NWS Radar Southern Plains Sector

Thunderstorms in parts of south Texas have dumped up to six inches of rain and led to some flood-related rescues in Corpus Christi.

No injuries were reported Monday in Corpus Christi, where emergency management officials reported high-water rescues from vehicles and low-lying areas. A city statement says everyone was safely transported to higher ground.

 The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning Monday Morning for parts of Aransas, Nueces, San Patricio and Refugio counties. A flash flood watch was in effect for Corpus Christi and Victoria, as forecasters warned of more strong storms.

Authorities recorded 4 to 6 inches of rain in the area since midnight Sunday.

The Houston was also getting soaked. A flash flood watch was issued through Monday afternoon for the Galveston area.

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