Why did Houston flood? | Let's Talk | NPR

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Why did Hurricane Harvey cause so much flooding in Houston? Part of the answer lies in how the city was built – but the rest of the story is about a massive, slow-moving hurricane that brought record rainfall to Southeast Texas.

• Read "Harvey Leaves Challenges In Texas, From Drinking Water To Rent Payments" at n.pr/2eq4uOe
• Read "What We're Hearing In Texas: Residents Discuss Harvey's Floods" at n.pr/2wDsd8i

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