Affect of Hurricane Harvey on Google maps “traffic”

Take a glance at Houston, Texas on Google maps (with “traffic” selected) and you’ll see how much Hurricane Harvey is still affecting the area, 5 days after making landfall. The news this morning showed the storm over the Beaumont area, so I included a Google map of that town, also. The red-dashed lines are indicating road closures, which, when you see these images, is pretty wild to see how widespread it is. So many roads and highways are flooded.

screenshot_2017-08-30-07-34-01.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-34-30.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-35-13.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-32-36.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-35-31.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-33-39.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-34-54.pngscreenshot_2017-08-30-07-35-48.pngScreen Shot 2017-08-30 at 7.48.31 AM

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s