Flood-weary Texas, in the US, sees more rain

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Texas Severe Weather Dam Workers attempt to relieve the pressure from the earthen dam at Padera Lake, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Midlothian, Texas. Water was flowing over the top of the dam early Wednesday morning following days of heavy rain. Police say emergency personnel could shut down a highway if the dam, southwest of Dallas, breaks. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Floodwaters deepened across much of the U.S. state of Texas as storms dumped nearly another 30 centimeters of rain on the area around the Texas city of Houston, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the fourth-largest U.S. city.

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Flood-weary Texas, in the US, sees more rain

Flood-weary Texas, in the US, sees more rain

Floodwaters deepened across much of the U.S. state of Texas as storms dumped nearly another 30 centimeters of rain on the area around the Texas city of Houston, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the fourth-largest U.S. city.