AUSTIN, TX (NEWS10) — Southeast Texas has seen more than 20 inches of rainfall, causing flash flood warnings for the past two days.
The floods trapped residents in their cars and even caused a freight train to derail.
The National Weather Service predicts the rain to stay heavy through 12 p.m. Sunday, October 25. The rainfall could amount to a foot offshore.
Patricia is expected to push through to the gulf and could cause heavy rain and possible thunderstorms in parts Louisiana, southern Arkansas and Mississippi.
So far there have been no reports of any injuries or deaths directly related to Patricia.