Tropical Storm Hanna to bring torrential rains to Texas, northern Mexico

Tropical Storm Hanna to make landfall in Texas this weekend

Tropical Storm Hanna to bring torrential rains to Texas, northern Mexico
Tropicla Storm Hanna to make landfall in Texas this weekend (Irene Sans)

ORLANDO, Fla. — Tropical Storm Hanna was officially baptized late Thursday with its name. It is expected to continue moving west-southwest, making landfall South of Corpus Christi, near Padre Island on Saturday.

The main threat with this tropical storm will be the torrential rains. 2-4 inches of rain is expected along the coast extended through Louisiana. The southern tip of Texas. 4-8 inches of rain could trigger flash flooding. Isolated rainfall of about 12 inches is possible through northern Mexico and southern Texas. Rivers and streams could rapidly increase threatening life.

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