20 photos that show the devastation of Hurricane Harvey

20 photos that show the devastation of Hurricane Harvey

Interstate 10 is closed due to floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Interstate 10 is closed due to floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Homes are flooded near the Addicks Reservoir as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Homes are flooded near the Addicks Reservoir as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Houston Police SWAT officer Daryl Hudeck carries Catherine Pham and her 13-month-old son Aiden after rescuing them from their home surrounded by floodwaters in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Houston Police SWAT officer Daryl Hudeck carries Catherine Pham and her 13-month-old son Aiden after rescuing them from their home surrounded by floodwaters in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON, TX – AUGUST 27: Naomi Coto carries Simba on her shoulders as they evacuate their home after the area was inundated with flooding from Hurricane Harvey on August 27, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi late Friday evening, is expected to dump upwards to 40 inches of rain in Texas over the next couple of days. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

Chris Gutierrez, second from right, helps his grandmother, Edelmira Gutierrez, down the stairs of their flooded house. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Chris Gutierrez, second from right, helps his grandmother, Edelmira Gutierrez, down the stairs of their flooded house. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)

A rescuer moves Paulina Tamirano, 92, from a boat to a truck bed as people evacuate from rising waters from Tropical Storm Harvey. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)

A rescuer moves Paulina Tamirano, 92, from a boat to a truck bed as people evacuate from rising waters from Tropical Storm Harvey. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Genice Gipson comforts her lifelong friend, Loretta Capistran, outside of Capistran's apartment complex in Refugio, Texas. (Nick Wagner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

Genice Gipson comforts her lifelong friend, Loretta Capistran, outside of Capistran’s apartment complex in Refugio, Texas. (Nick Wagner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

Residents of the La Vita Bella nursing home in Dickinson, Texas, sit in waist-deep flood waters caused by Hurricane Harvey. (Trudy Lampson via AP)

Residents of the La Vita Bella nursing home in Dickinson, Texas, sit in waist-deep flood waters caused by Hurricane Harvey. (Trudy Lampson via AP)

A sign indicates the height of floodwater on Route 288 during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. (Brendan Smialowski, AFP)

A sign indicates the height of floodwater on Route 288 during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. (Brendan Smialowski, AFP)

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