School Cancellations/Delays and Road Closures
Heavy rain across Texas and Louisiana is creating major issues in travel.  Interstate 20 between Minden and Shreveport has been a nightmare for motorists thanks to major flooding around the Dorcheat Bayou area.  Numerous water rescues have been taking place there.
Texas Soaker on the Way This Weekend
A big rain event is coming to a large swath of Texas beginning today (Thursday) and continuing through Monday.  A trough of low pressure will usher in a cool front which will act to squeeze a lot of much-needed rain across the Lone Star State.