Several bayous out of bank


HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Heavy rainfall leaving 5 to 6 inches across the region has resulted in overbank flooding of bayous, and the water is still rising Saturday morning, according to the Harris County Flood Control District.

High water and street flooding are occurring in certain areas across Harris County. Officials said flooding may have even impacted some homes along Halls Bayou west of U.S. 59.

The county flood control district is monitoring rainfall rates and bayou levels as several bayous are near the top of banks.

The following are out of banks:

  • Armand Bayou at Genoa Red Bluff Road
  • Greens Bayou at U.S. 59
  • Langham Creek at Clay Road
  • Little Cypress Creek at Becker Road
  • Mound Creek at FM 362
  • South Mayde Creek at Greenhouse Road

The following are near bankfull:
Cedar Bayou at Highway 90
Halls Bayou at Airline Drive
Hunting Bayou at I-10
Keegans Bayou at Roark Road
East Fork San Jacinto at FM 1485
West Fork San Jacinto at U.S. 59