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Rep. Farenthold tweets update from Corpus Christi

Rep. Blake Farenthold, whose rain-soaked interview with MSNBC from his home in Corpus Christi went viral Friday, tweeted an update Saturday morning.

The storm continues to produce heavy rain in huge swaths of Texas, and flash-flood and storm surge warnings are in effect.

Hurricane Harvey updates: Texas hit by powerful storm, heavy rain

Hurricane Harvey is on track to be the strongest storm to strike the United States in 12 years. It’s forecast to make landfall on the Texas coast late Friday or early Saturday. Follow along for updates on preparations, evacuations and forecasts.

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