Hurricane Nicholas made landfall in Texas early on September 14, bringing maximum sustained winds of 75 mph and a “dangerous” storm surge.
This footage, posted by Andrew Dubya, was shot in Matagorda late on September 13, shortly before Nicholas made landfall. It shows a gas station canopy collapsing in strong winds.
The National Weather Service warned the hurricane would cause “heavy rain, high winds and a dangerous surge" on the Texas coast.
Over 320,000 customers were without power in Texas, according to poweroutage.us. Credit: Andrew Dubya via Storyful