FORECAST: Find out how much more Central Texas rainfall is projected to drop from Harvey storms

A low-water crossing on Old Spicewood Springs Road near Bull Creek has been closed since at least 5 a.m. Sunday.

A low-water crossing on Old Spicewood Springs Road near Bull Creek has been closed since at least 5 a.m. Sunday.

Computer models project continued rainfall in the Austin area through at least Monday morning, according to FOX 7 Chief Meteorologist Scott Fisher.

Fisher stresses these models are computer projections only and could change based on Tropical Storm Harvey's location, its path moving forward and how fast the storm moves. Consequently, these forecasts cannot be guaranteed.





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By Joe Lanane
Joe Lanane’s career is rooted in community journalism, having worked for a variety of Midwest-area publications before landing south of the Mason-Dixon line in 2011 as the Stillwater News-Press news editor. He arrived at Community Impact Newspaper in 2012, gaining experience as editor of the company’s second-oldest publication in Leander/Cedar Park. He eventually became Central Austin editor, covering City Hall and the urban core of the city. Lanane leveraged that experience to become Austin managing editor in 2016. He managed eight Central Texas editions from Georgetown to San Marcos. Working from company headquarters, Lanane also became heavily involved in enacting corporate-wide editorial improvements. In 2017, Lanane was promoted to executive editor, overseeing editorial operations throughout the company. The Illinois native received his bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and his journalism master’s degree from Ball State University.