Flood Alley - Interactive
of Texas is in fact, prone to extremely heavy rains and flooding
with half the world record rainfall rates (48 hours or less).
Central Texas (known as Flash Flood Alley) is particularly vulnerable.
Flash Flood Alley - Interactive
The majority of flood-related deaths are caused
by people attempting to drive through moving water. This interactive
segment explains the most common ways people die in these situations.
the interactive segment:
Austin's last big storm: November 15th, 2001
crossing interactive segment: