Texas: Rescue efforts being hampered by strong storm Harvey
In the United States, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has warned that severe flooding is main worry as the rains from Tropical Storm Harvey continue to lash the state.
He said the cities of Houston and Corpus Christi have already received twenty to fifty centimeter rain.
He said another forty inch rain could be due before the storm subsides midweek.
Rescue efforts are being hampered by strong winds and thousands people are without power.