Powerful wind gusts and heavy rain lashed Houston on September 14, as Tropical Storm Nicholas moved along the Texas coastline hours after making landfall as a hurricane.
Footage by Shane Hand, which he said was filmed at bout 5:24am on Tuesday, shows rain lashing the Midtown area of Houston.
The National Hurricane Center downgraded Tropical Storm Nicholas to a tropical depression on Tuesday evening.
Heavy rain bringing potentially “life -threatening” flash floods was expected across the upper Texas coast, Louisiana, southern Mississippi, far southern Alabama and the western Florida Panhandle to Thursday. Credit: Shane Hand via Storyful