As one meteorologist noted yesterday, the four-year drought was broken in four weeks. This reminds me of 1957 when the terrible drought of the early to middle 1950's was broken in a short period of time. Unfortunately, it is fairly common for droughts to be broken by floods.
I covered the terrible flooding in Austin on the blog yesterday.
Below is a tweet regarding the flooding on I-45 in Houston overnight and this morning.
Photo below is from the Houston Chronicle:
And, in Dallas, there are departure delays because of a sinkhole that has opened up in one of the runways!
advance forecasts (this is just one example) were helpful in mitigating these disasters. Regardless, I wish