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Photos Of Hurricane Harvey's Aftermath Show The Storm's Devastating Impact On Houston

By Mark Pygas

Hurricane Harvey moved into Texas as a Category 4 hurricane over the weekend, and has since been downgraded to a tropical storm. Despite being downgraded, Harvey is still the strongest storm to hit the United States since Charley in August 2004 and the most powerful to hit Texas since Hurricane Carla in 1961

The National Weather Service predicted that as much as 50 inches of rain has fallen in some areas, and at least five deaths have been reported.  

Perhaps the hardest hit area has been Houston, the most populous city in the state, with millions being affected by flash flooding. And the unfolding disaster has been chronicled online, with citizens sharing photos from throughout the city. One tweet by Matthew Sitkowski of The Weather Channel has those of us outside the city concerned...