Surprise Storm Pummels Houston with Street Floods, Hail; Twitter's Best Rain Photos
Even the Texans got into the act. "This hail storm is ridiculous!! be safe out there people," Earl Mitchell tweeted.
Photo by @EarlMitchell92
A strong storm pounded through Houston with little warning today, leaving travelers stranded in high water in plenty of places.
Twitter came alive with weather pictures, including these....
From the Chron's Eric Berger: "Photo of hail from Willowbend, in west Houston, this evening. Wow!"
The worst seems over, and the water eventually will drain, but be careful out there. And send your pics to our Houston Press Flickr group.
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