Photos: Flooding in Texas continues in wake of Hurricane Harvey
In Harvey’s aftermath, authorities confronted crises on several fronts. Houston remained flooded, and police there continued rescuing people while officials searched homes. President Trump declared a National Day of Prayer for Harvey victims.
Sept. 4, 2017Columbus Rodeo Johnson holds “Kim,” his kitten, in front of his mother-in-law’s home in Wharton, which was destroyed by Hurricane Harvey.Michael Robinson Chavez/The Washington Post
Five days after roaring ashore in Texas — leaving behind more than 24 trillion gallons of water, disastrous flooding across Houston and a mounting death toll that had reached at least 22 people — Harvey made landfall near Cameron, La.