PHOTOS: Tropical Storm Beta floods Bay Area roads, neighborhoods

Flooding occurred in the Glen Cove neighborhood near Knollwood Street on Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)
Flooding occurred in the Glen Cove neighborhood near Knollwood Street on Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)

Flooding occurred in the Glen Cove neighborhood near Knollwood Street on Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)

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Other parts of the Glen Cove neighborhood also saw high water levels Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)
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Residents on Cove Park Drive saw flooded streets Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)
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Clear Creek levels began rising the morning of Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)
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By 7 a.m. Sept 22, high water was beginning to block parts of major roadways. (Courtesy city of League City)
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Beta’s storm surge impacted residents in Glen Cove, Knollwood, Cove Park and Bryant Road on Sept. 21. (Courtesy city of League City)
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Walter Hall Park saw high water the morning of Sept. 21. (Courtesy Clifford Walk)
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The city reported high water on I-45's north and southbound frontage roads around 8 p.m. Sept. 21; pictured is the northbound frontage road near Victory Lakes. (Courtesy city of League City)
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City officials advised residents not to attempt driving through standing water if they encounter it. (Courtesy city of League City)
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In Pearland, homes in the Scarsdale area saw street flooding during the afternoon of Sept. 22. (Courtesy of Coltin Lummus)
With heavy rainfall forecast to continue for portions of southeast Texas on Sept. 22, the Bay Area has already seen elevated water levels and flooding in some neighborhoods.


These photo updates from the city of League City and Bay Area residents show conditions in
residential areas like Knollwood and Cove Park as well as flooding along some major roadways Sept. 21 and early Sept. 22. League City is under a flash flood warning until 12:30 p.m. Sept. 22, according to a Facebook post.
By Colleen Ferguson
A native central New Yorker, Colleen Ferguson worked as an editorial intern with the Cy-Fair and Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood editions of Community Impact before joining the Bay Area team in 2020. Colleen graduated from Syracuse University in 2019, where she worked for the campus's independent student newspaper The Daily Orange, with a degree in Newspaper and Online Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and a degree in Spanish language and culture. Colleen previously interned with The Journal News/lohud, where she covered the commute in the greater New York City area.

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