Published: Ven, Septembre 08, 2017
Divertissement | By Jasmine Asselineau

Louisiana feeling force of Tropical Storm Harvey

Louisiana feeling force of Tropical Storm Harvey

His announcement came at about the same time that the Green Bay Packers announced a $100,000 contribution to the fund.

Flash-flood warnings have been issued for the state's south. The storm is blamed in at least 41 deaths as of Friday night. In some places only rooftops are visible, everything else swallowed by the rising floodwaters. "I know we're very excited to get back there and see our people but also to start helping". Over 185,000 homes were damaged or destroyed leaving more than 1 million evacuees displaced, and 40,000 people were in shelters at the start of a long holiday weekend. "The most difficult times seem to bring out the best in humanity, that's showing through right now so much". It is predicted to travel in a north-easterly direction, weakening as it goes. Emergency officials said the number of dead was expected to rise.

27, Hurricane Harvey hit Southeast Texas and has dumped huge amounts of water into the area, specifically the city of Houston, which has received over 50 inches of water over the last several days and experienced huge amounts of damage as a result.

Still awaiting rescue
Still awaiting rescue

Texas Governor Greg Abbott said Mr Trump showed "genuine compassion" during a short flight to Austin as they watched video footage of the flooding in Houston. In fact, he runs his own charity - the JJ Watt Foundation, which is dedicated to helping schools with low funding for after-school athletic programs, particularly in Texas and Wisconsin. Rivers and reservoirs in Texas and Louisiana remained at or near flood level, with officials warning that high water would remain a danger in the region for the next few days.

Waters have begun to recede in Houston, where tens of thousands of people were forced to seek shelter after fleeing their homes.

J.J. Watt's drive to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief passed a remarkable milestone on Thursday, pushing past the $10million mark. But this disaster definitely highlights that there are unique threats to each storm, the importance of forecasters communicating those dangers and the public recognizing the risks particular to each storm.

Non, Jean-Michel Aulas ne s'est pas excusé auprès du PSG — OL
Autant dire que les retrouvailles imminentes entre les deux hommes s'annoncent pour le moins tendues. Mais l'Equipe révèle cet après-midi le contenu du courrier envoyé par JMA à Nasser Al-Khelaïfi.

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