Harvey first made landfall over San Jose Island and then near Rockport, in south-central Texas, late Aug. 25 as a Category 4 hurricane, threatening millions of residents with 130-mph winds, heavy rains, and a massive storm surge that swamped coastal areas.
Keeping this in view, what areas were most affected by Hurricane Harvey?
|Category 4 major hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)|
|Hurricane Harvey near peak intensity prior to landfall in southern Texas on August 25|
|Areas affected||Windward Islands, Suriname, Guyana, Nicaragua, Honduras, Belize, Cayman Islands, Yucatán Peninsula, Southern and Eastern United States (especially Texas, Louisiana)|
Likewise, what happened when Hurricane Harvey hit? August 17, 2017 – September 2, 2017
Likewise, what states were affected by Harvey?
-The storm affected 13 million people from Texas through Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Kentucky. * By October 13, 2017, at least 88 people died from the storm. -Two feet of rain fell in the first 24 hours.
Did Houston get hit by Hurricane Harvey?
Hurricane Harvey was a Category 4 storm that hit Texas on August 25, 2017. Harvey made landfall three times in six days. At its peak on September 1, 2017, one-third of Houston was underwater. Two feet of rain fell in the first 24 hours.