Rain-Swollen Brazos River Floods Suburban Houston

Satellite image showing the flooding in Houston, Texas

Detailed Description

Heavy rains that began falling during Memorial Day weekend in late May 2016 pushed the Brazos River, 30 miles southwest of Houston, Texas, toward a near-record flooding stage that hasn’t been seen since 1913, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 331

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 30.056300000000 / -96.370500000000

Location Taken: US