KPRC 2 reporters went to worst-affected parts of Houston area during TS Beta. Here’s what they saw

George Bush Park under water due to Beta
George Bush Park under water due to Beta

HOUSTON – Tropical Storm Beta drenched Houston Monday night and all day Tuesday, leaving several parts of the city underwater. The since downgraded Tropical Depression Beta continues to threaten the Houston-area with more rain Tuesday night.

KPRC 2 reporters were stationed all around the city and collected stories from the worst-affected parts of town. Here’s what they saw:

A closer look at the flooding in the Pearland area

TS Beta causes flooding in Pearland area

Flooded roads reported in north and northwest Harris County due to heavy rain

Beta causes flooding in the Greenspoint area

Highway 288 and Houston’s Southside

Flash Flooding across Houston's Southside due to Beta
Flash Flooding across Houston's Southside due to Beta

Houston activist and rapper, Trae Tha Truth, goes door-to-door to help

Houston activist and rapper Trae Tha Truth out helping families during Beta
Houston activist and rapper Trae Tha Truth out helping families during Beta

Several high-water rescues conducted in the Houston area due to flash flooding

High-water rescues conducted across the Houston area due to Beta
High-water rescues conducted across the Houston area due to Beta

Buffalo Bayou flows over its banks due to rise in water levels

Buffalo Bayou out of its banks due to Beta rainfall
Buffalo Bayou out of its banks due to Beta rainfall

Flood water creeps into Friendswood-area homes

Flood water from Beta creeps inside Friendswood homes
Flood water from Beta creeps inside Friendswood homes