The damage bill of Hurricane Harvey is already drawing comparisons to Hurricane Katrina in 2005, which caused $108 billion of losses (including $80 billion of insured losses).
The scale of such efforts pales in comparison to what Houston would have faced, with the population of the five parishes included in the federal emergency declaration approved on Monday totalling fewer than 340,000 people.
As a former member of the University of Houston football program for four years, Bowser can't help but think about the city in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, which has flooded the nation's fourth-largest city.
Thousands of rescue missions were launched across Texas, and Governor Greg Abbott said that more than 3,000 national and state guard troops had been deployed to assist with relief efforts. The good news is, you can help. We're just stuck here until the water recedes.
"We are striving for a new normal here", Long said at a news conference Monday, warning that day-to-day routines would be disrupted for weeks.
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Ryan Maue of WeatherBell, a weather analytics company, told CNN that Harvey has already left 11 trillion gallons of rain over the state of Texas and predicts by the time it moves on, it will leave more than twice that amount of rain over the state.
Up to 20 more inches of rain could fall in the coming days, on top of the 30 inches some areas have experienced so far.
But as the Louisiana parish where he serves as emergency preparedness director faces its own deluge from Tropical Storm Harvey, Gremillion also is advising local residents to stay home if they can.
Three people were previously known to have died as a result of the storm. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images People wait in a city dump truck on an I-610 overpass for evacuation. "We're anticipating over 30,000 people being placed in shelters temporarily". Houston and Dallas have set upshelters in convention centers and Austin is preparing to house as many as 7,000 evacuees.
Hundreds of Houston-area roads were blocked by high water.
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The Gulf of Mexico is home to nearly half of the nation's refining capacity.
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Aston Martin hopes that this site will become the firm's center of excellence for electrification and cyber security. Its hybrid unit combines AMG's twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 with an electric motor to deliver a combined 800bhp.
Kylian Mbappe is also set to join Paris St-Germain, meaning Monaco are under no pressure to sell Lemar . The 22 year-old spent two different spells in France at top flight club Lille, between 2010 and 2014.
It's possible the storm could move into the western part of Louisiana a few days from now after it leaves Texas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has been in the state for the past week leading up to Harvey.
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