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HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner is giving information about epic flooding that Houston is encountering at the moment. Turner says the George R. Brown Convention Center will be an emergency shelter.

Officials around the area are efforting rescue efforts and have received 2500 calls for action and have they more calls in the queue.

Check out the press conference in the video above.

Here is a list of additional shelters and as always continue to check Red Cross Shelters for updated information.

  • Walker County Storm Shelter
    455 State Highway 75 N
    Huntsville, TX 77320
  • Bay Harbor Methodist Church
    3459 Deke Slayton Expressway
    Galveston, TX 77573
  • Huntsville High School
    515 FM 2821 E Huntsville, TX 77320
  • Knights of Columbus
    1310 Hwy 90 West, Sealy 77474
  • MO Campbell Education Center
    1865 Aldine Bender Rd
    Houston, TX 77032
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church
    507 S 4th St, Richmond, TX
  • Golden Acres Baptist Church CLC
    2812 Pansy Street PASADENA, TX 77503
  • First Baptist Church Tomball
    401 Oxford Street TOMBALL, TX 77375