Share this story...
Latest News

AP PHOTOS: Aerial views of Texas floodwaters

A swollen Trinity River southwest of downtown Dallas, Friday, May 29, 2015. Floodwaters submerged Texas highways and threatened more homes Friday after another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

The record rains that have submerged highways, flooded homes and led to several deaths in Texas show little signs of diminishing.

The National Weather Service said Friday that there’s up to a 70 percent chance of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Houston area this weekend, with similar forecasts for other areas of the beleaguered state.

Here’s a collection of images showing the floodwaters from the air.

___

Follow AP photographers and photo editors on Twitter: http://apne.ws/15Oo6jo

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.