10 Images of the Devastation From the Texas Floods
In front of the Houston skyline, Memorial Drive is more river than road. During the storms, rainfall reached up to as much as 11 inches.
In Midlothian, a town outside Dallas, workers attempt to relieve the pressure from the earthen dam at Padera Lake. After inspection, engineers say they are optimistic that the dam will hold up.
The Whole Earth Provisions Company store on Lamar Street in Austin has temporarily closed due to the flooding. Inventory clutters the store's floor.
Roberto Salas, left, and Lewis Sternhagen observe a car bobbing above the water between South Post Oak Road and South Loop West Freeway in Houston.
An overturned garden shed is found on the bank of the Blanco River in Wimberly, Texas.
In the aftermath of the flood, volunteers have gathered to help those affected. Amy Gilmour of San Antonio is pictured surveying the debris in Wimberly.
Standing in what was once his living room, John Hansen works with friends to clean and repair his home, which was severely damaged in the floods.
All that's left of the Carey family's home in Corpus Christi are the cement stilts.
Cars line the side of Interstate 45. During the storms, Houston residents were trapped in buildings and even their cars.
A man looks through the debris after the collapse of a house along the Blanco River in Wimberly.