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Re: Glub! Glub! (Houston area pretty much under water)

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Did it flood all those pedestrian tunnels with all the shops in them,
which go from high rise to high rise, that we walk in to keep out of the
sun and humidity in August?

Stan Scholl, P.E.
Laguna Beach, CA

On Sat, 9 Jun 2001 08:54:30 -0500 "Bill Polhemus" <bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc>
writes:
> For those who don't know:
> 
> Large parts of the Houston area got as much as 26" of rain overnight 
> as the
> remnants of tropical storm Allison stalled over southeast Texas. The
> flooding has been unprecedented, especially hard-hit are the 
> immediate
> downtown areas.
> 
> The videotapes I've seen have shown floodwaters on major freeways up 
> to the
> level of the underpass bridge soffits--that'd be about 22' or so on 
> average.
> 
> William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
> Polhemus Engineering Company
> Katy, Texas
> Phone 281-492-2251
> Fax 281-492-8203
> 
> 
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