Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Beta created “impassable flooding” along some roadways in Houston, Texas, on Tuesday, September 22, local media reported.
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said on Tuesday that dozens of locations across Houston were flooded, and he encouraged drivers to stay off the roadways.
The center of storm Beta crossed the Texas coast at around 10 pm on Monday night, the National Weather Service said.
Videos filmed by a local resident show deep flooding in downtown Houston on Tuesday as rainfall from Tropical Storm Beta inundated the area. Credit: @Runs_for_Vino via Storyful