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Flooding pictures from around the United States

See top photos of recent flooding from around the country, including from Tropical Storm Harvey in Texas.

Tropical Storm Harvey floods Texas

A man waits to be rescued from his
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle

A man waits to be rescued from his severely flooded neighborhood in Houston on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas as a Category 4 storm late Friday night before being downgraded to a tropical storm that has dumped nearly 50 inches of rain in and around the Houston area.

People and rescue boats line a street at
Photo Credit: AP / Melissa Phillip

People and rescue boats line a street at the east Sam Houston Tollway as evacuations continue from flooding in Houston, Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.

A house and vehicles stand in floodwaters from
Photo Credit: Bloomberg / Luke Sharrett

A house and vehicles stand in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Spring, Texas, on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.

An overview of flooding in Houston, from Buffalo
Photo Credit: AP / Karen Warren

An overview of flooding in Houston, from Buffalo Bayou on Memorial Drive and Allen Parkway, on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.

Moses Juarez, left, and Anselmo Padilla wade through
Photo Credit: AP

Moses Juarez, left, and Anselmo Padilla wade through floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017.

Houston Police SWAT officer Daryl Hudeck carries Catherine
Photo Credit: AP / 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 from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston.

People view the flooded highways in Houston on
Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Thomas B. Shea

People view the flooded highways in Houston on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, as the city battles with Tropical Storm Harvey and resulting floods.

Hurricane Harvey lands in Texas

Flooding is seen after Hurricane Harvey hit Rockport,
Photo Credit: Bloomberg / Alex Scott

Flooding is seen after Hurricane Harvey hit Rockport, Texas, on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017.

Sunshine Village awash in Florida

John and Cammie Harding look out onto flooded
Photo Credit: AP / South Florida Sun-Sentinel / Joe Cavaretta

John and Cammie Harding look out onto flooded SW 5th Street, in Sunshine Village, on June 7, 2017, in Davie, Fla. Several days of constant rain caused flooding throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties.

High waters beneath the tracks in Indiana

A car is partially submerged as it travels
Photo Credit: AP / The Journal-Gazette / Samuel Hoffman

A car is partially submerged as it travels beneath a railroad underpass in Fort Wayne, Ind., on May 25, 2017, following heavy rains that sparked flash flooding in the northeastern Indiana city.

Rescuing car keys in Pennsylvania

A police patrolman takes a set of keys
Photo Credit: AP / The Times & Tribune / Butch Comegys

A police patrolman takes a set of keys from a partially submerged car in a flooded section of Main Street in Blakely, Pa., during a severe storm that impacted the region, causing major flooding, toppled trees, and downed power lines, on Feb. 25, 2017.

Recovering from flooding in rural California

A field worker digs a trench to drain
Photo Credit: AP / The Monterey County Herald / David Royal

A field worker digs a trench to drain flood waters from recent rains in a field of young seedlings in rural Salinas, Calif., on Feb. 24, 2017.

San Jose neighborhood inundated

Rescue crews take out residents from a flooded
Photo Credit: AP / Marcio Jose Sanchez

Rescue crews take out residents from a flooded neighborhood Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. Rescuers chest-deep in water steered boats carrying dozens of people, some with babies and pets, from the neighborhood, which was inundated by water from an overflowing creek.

Rescue crews take out residents from a flooded
Photo Credit: AP / Marcio Jose Sanchez

Rescue crews take out residents from a flooded neighborhood Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in San Jose, Calif.

Floodwaters surround a play structure on Feb. 22,
Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Noah Berger

Floodwaters surround a play structure on Feb. 22, 2017, in San Jose, Calif.

Cars and backyards are flooded in a neighborhood
Photo Credit: AP / Marcio Jose Sanchez

Cars and backyards are flooded in a neighborhood Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in San Jose, Calif.

Walking on a flooded Utah street

Residents walk and drive in water on a
Photo Credit: AP / The Deseret News / Scott G Winterton

Residents walk and drive in water on a flooded street in Tremonton, Utah, on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Floodwaters that got into about a dozen homes in the small northwestern Utah city over the weekend began receding Monday, authorities said.

Intense weather in Southern California

A San Bernardino County fire truck plunged over
Photo Credit: TNS / Los Angeles Times / Irfan Khan

A San Bernardino County fire truck plunged over the side of the southbound 15 freeway, just south of Highway 138, when a lane and shoulder caved in due to heavy rains in the Cajon Pass on Feb. 18, 2017.

A firefighter carries a woman from her car
Photo Credit: Getty Images / David McNew

A firefighter carries a woman from her car after it was caught in street flooding as a powerful storm moves across Southern California on Feb. 17, 2017, in Sun Valley, Calif.

Hurricane Matthew

North Carolina emergency services evacuate residents of a
Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Staff Sgt. Jonathan Shaw

North Carolina emergency services evacuate residents of a neighborhood that fell victim to the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew in Fayetteville, N.C., on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in this photo provided by the National Guard.

A bridge collapsed after flooding caused by Hurricane
Photo Credit: EPA / Caitlin Penna

A bridge collapsed after flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew in Fayetteville, N.C., on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016.

A street is submerged after flooding caused by
Photo Credit: EPA / Caitlin Penna

A street is submerged after flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew in Hope Mills, N.C., on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016.

A woman who identified herself only as Valerie
Photo Credit: AP / Stephen B. Morton

A woman who identified herself only as Valerie walks along flooded President Street after leaving her homeless camp after Hurricane Matthew caused flooding Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Savannah, Ga. Matthew plowed north along the Atlantic coast, flooding towns and gouging out roads in its path.

The underpass on East Brambleton Avenue in Norfolk,
Photo Credit: AP / Steve Earley

The underpass on East Brambleton Avenue in Norfolk, Va., is completely flooded after heavy rains and high tides from the remnants of Hurricane Matthew early Sunday morning, Oct. 9, 2016. Forecasters said North Carolina and Virginia could get even more rain and warned of the danger of life-threatening flooding through Monday night.

Historic flooding in Louisiana

A Louisiana Army National Guard dump truck that
Photo Credit: AP / Max Becherer

A Louisiana Army National Guard dump truck that drove off the road is submerged in floodwaters near Walker, La., on Aug. 14, 2016, after heavy rains inundated the region. Louisiana's historic flooding in August killed 13 people and caused about $15 billion in damage.

In this aerial photo a boat motors between
Photo Credit: AP

In this aerial photo a boat motors between flooded homes after heavy rains inundated the region Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, in Hammond, La.

People wade in water near flood-damaged homes in
Photo Credit: AP / The Daily Advertiser / Scott Clause

People wade in water near flood-damaged homes in Youngsville, La., Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016. Torrential rains swamped parts of southern Louisiana, causing widespread flooding.

Ryan Evans walks along a flooded road on
Photo Credit: Getty Images North America / Joe Raedle

Ryan Evans walks along a flooded road on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La. More than 30,000 people have been rescued since the state's flooding began Friday, the governor's office said Tuesday.

A family of deer make their way through
Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Brendan Smialowski

A family of deer make their way through floodwaters on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La. After unprecedented floods in Louisiana, residents awoke Tuesday to find their homes and businesses still surrounded by muddy water, without clear answers about when the epic flooding is expected to recede. At5 leat 10 people died, the state's governor said.

A vehicle is seen partially submerged by floodwaters
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle

A vehicle is seen partially submerged by floodwaters on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, in Port Vincent, La.

Severe flooding in West Virginia

Jimmy Scott hugs Anna May Watson as they
Photo Credit: AP

Jimmy Scott hugs Anna May Watson as they clean up from severe flooding in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., June 24, 2016.

Flooding in Texas

The Brazos River overflowed its banks Sunday, May
Photo Credit: AP / Houston Chronicle, Jon Shapley

The Brazos River overflowed its banks Sunday, May 29, 2016, and flooded communities in Rosenberg, Texas.

A man checks to make sure everyone made
Photo Credit: AP / Houston Chronicle, Michael Ciaglo

A man checks to make sure everyone made it safely out of a truck that became submerged Friday, May 27, 2016, in Magnolia, Texas.

Search for teen in Arkansas

Officials and residents search for a teenage boy
Photo Credit: AP / The Jonesboro Sun, Staci Vandagriff

Officials and residents search for a teenage boy who went missing May 24, 2016, in Jonesboro, Ark. The teen was found safe hours later not far from where he was reported missing. More than five inches of rain fell in about four hours Tuesday afternoon in Jonesboro.

Getting wet in Corpus Christi

It was time to wade May 16, 2016,
Photo Credit: AP / Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Rachel Denny Clow

It was time to wade May 16, 2016, as a road in Corpus Christi, Texas, flooded. Thunderstorms in South Texas dumped up to a foot of rain.

Flooding in the Delta

Caution tape closes off this neighborhood in Drew,
Photo Credit: AP / Rogelio V. Solis

Caution tape closes off this neighborhood in Drew, Miss., on Friday, March 11, 2016, as floodwaters affect areas in the Delta.

A car in floodwater at Nash's Express convenience
Photo Credit: AP / Scott Threlkeld

A car in floodwater at Nash's Express convenience store in Hammond, La., on Friday, March 11, 2016. Torrential rains pounded northern Louisiana for a fourth day Friday, trapping several hundred people in their homes, leaving scores of roads impassable and causing widespread flooding.

Neigh! There's water everywhere

Men secure horses in rising floodwaters in Bossier
Photo Credit: AP / Gerald Herbert

Men secure horses in rising floodwaters in Bossier Parish, La., on Thursday, March 10, 2016. A second round of rain early Thursday hit an already inundated north Louisiana, where flooding in some places was up to the rooftops and in others submerged cars, stranded families and forced evacuations.

Parts of California freeway flooded

Portions of the 101 freeway in Ventura, Calif.
Photo Credit: AP / Ventura County Star / Juan Carlo

Portions of the 101 freeway in Ventura, Calif. flood due to rain on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. Persistent wet conditions could put some Los Angeles County communities at risk of flash flooding along with mud and debris flows, especially in wildfire burn areas. El Nino storms lined up in the Pacific, promising to drench parts of the West for more than two weeks and increasing fears of mudslides and flash floods in regions stripped bare by wildfires.

Illinois River peaks

River gulls fly over flagpoles at the Pekin
Photo Credit: AP / Journal Star / Fred Zwicky

River gulls fly over flagpoles at the Pekin pier and boat launch in Pekin, Ill., Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, after flood levels on the Illinois River reached their crest on Sunday.

Rebuilding in Illinois

Tazewell County Highway Department work crews add gravel
Photo Credit: AP / Journal Star / Fred Zwicky

Tazewell County Highway Department work crews add gravel to rebuild the shoulder of Townline Road as floodwater from the Mackinaw River starts to recede, Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in Illinois.

The Mississippi, from another angle

This aerial image obtained Monday, Jan. 4, 2016,
Photo Credit: Getty Images

This aerial image obtained Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows flood waters from the Mississippi River north of St. Louis, Mo. Rare winter flooding continued to wreak havoc in Missouri and Illinois Monday as waterlogged levees strained to hold back frigid river waters that have claimed the lives of 25 people.

Octavio Angulo jumps as Mike Patel, left, looks
Photo Credit: AP

Octavio Angulo jumps as Mike Patel, left, looks on as the two abandon their car after a flooded road stalled its engine in San Diego, Calif. in this image released Jan. 5, 2015. El Nino storms lined up in the Pacific, promising to drench parts of the West for more than two weeks and increasing fears of mudslides and flash floods in regions stripped bare by wildfires.

Missouri rivers at record levels

Residents launch a boat to go check on
Photo Credit: EPA / Sid Hastings

Residents launch a boat to go check on a home in the Riverbend Mobile Home Park, which remains flooded by waters from the nearby Big River, near High Ridge, Mo., on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015. Historic rainfall across the Midwest has raised Missouri's Big and Meramec rivers, tributaries to the Mississippi River, to record levels.

Interstate 44 covered

In this aerial photo, floodwaters cover Interstate 44
Photo Credit: AP / Jeff Roberson

In this aerial photo, floodwaters cover Interstate 44 in Valley Park, Mo., on Wednesday, Dec 30, 2015.

Missouri flooding

Floodwaters from the Bourbeuse River surround a McDonald's
Photo Credit: AP / Jeff Roberson

Floodwaters from the Bourbeuse River surround a McDonald's restaurant on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, in Union, Mo.

A road is submerged on Tuesday, Dec. 29,
Photo Credit: Getty Images

A road is submerged on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, in West Alton, Mo. Local authorities called for a voluntary evacuation of the town. The St. Louis area and surrounding region braced for record flood crests of the Mississippi, Missouri and Meremac rivers after days of record rainfall.

Mark Diehl, left, and Dale Atchley move items
Photo Credit: AP

Mark Diehl, left, and Dale Atchley move items to higher ground at the Fenton Feed Mill in Fenton, Mo., on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015. Torrential rains over the past several days pushed already swollen rivers and streams to virtually unheard-of heights in parts of Missouri and Illinois.

People move some of their belongings to higher
Photo Credit: AP

People move some of their belongings to higher ground on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, as the Meramec River continues to rise next to the Gravois Road bridge in old town Fenton, Mo.

This photo shows a northern view of First
Photo Credit: AP

This photo shows a northern view of First Street, in Pacific, Mo., where homes were flooded on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015.

A submerged park on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015,
Photo Credit: AP

A submerged park on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, in Kimmswick, Mo. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency because of widespread flooding around the state that has closed many roads.

Flooded park and ride in California

A tow truck driver attempts to retrieve a
Photo Credit: AP / Marin Independent Journal / Robert Tong

A tow truck driver attempts to retrieve a stalled car at a flooded park-and-ride lot on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, in Mill Valley, Calif.

Austin: End of the road

People look at flooding on South First Street
Photo Credit: AP / Austin American-Statesman / James Gregg

People look at flooding on South First Street near Oltorf Boulevard in Austin, Texas, on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015. A fast-moving storm packing heavy rain and destructive winds overwhelmed rivers and prompted evacuations Friday in the same area of central Texas that saw devastating spring floods.

Texas: A bad situation

Mike Stoner gets out of his flooded car
Photo Credit: AP / Austin American-Statesman / Rodolfo Gonzalez

Mike Stoner gets out of his flooded car in San Marcos, Texas, on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015.

Texas: No driving here

Authorities block off Ranch Road 12 and South
Photo Credit: AP / Austin American-Statesman / Ricardo Brazziell

Authorities block off Ranch Road 12 and South Onion Creek in Austin, Texas, after a storm on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015. Punishing storms and suspected tornadoes Friday socked an already sodden swath of Texas that was still drying out from the remnants of Hurricane Patricia, forcing evacuations and shutting down a busy 10-mile stretch of interstate.

Texas: This vehicle had to be abandoned

A driver attempts to navigate through high water
Photo Credit: AP / Tony Gutierrez

A driver attempts to navigate through high water on Northwest Highway in Dallas during heavy rain on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. The driver, who was unharmed, abandoned the vehicle on the road when emergency responders arrived.

South Carolina: House surrounded by the flood

A house is surrounded by floodwater in Givhans,
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle

A house is surrounded by floodwater in Givhans, S.C., on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. South Carolina saw record rainfall amounts over the weekend that resulted in several deaths. Parts of the state even experienced a 1,000-year rain event, according to the National Weather Service.

South Carolina: Closed to cars

People walk through a flooded road in Givhans,
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle

People walk through a flooded road in Givhans, S.C., on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. South Carolina saw record rainfall amounts over the weekend that resulted in several deaths. Parts of the state even experienced a 1,000-year rain event, according to the National Weather Service.

South Carolina: There's a golf course under here

This aerial photo shows flooding around Aberdeen Country
Photo Credit: AP / Janet Blackmon Morgan

This aerial photo shows flooding around Aberdeen Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Longs, S.C. The state saw record rainfall amounts over the weekend that resulted in several deaths. Parts of South Carolina even experienced a 1,000-year rain event, according to the National Weather Service.

South Carolina: Swing set is swamped

A swing set is nearly covered in floodwater
Photo Credit: AP / Gerry Broome

A swing set is nearly covered in floodwater on Roundtree Road along the Lynches River in Effingham, S.C., on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. South Carolina saw record rainfall amounts over the weekend that resulted in several deaths. Parts of the state even experienced a 1,000-year rain event, according to the National Weather Service.

New Jersey: Neighbors say good riddance

Neighbors of a home in Grassy Sound, New
Photo Credit: AP / Ben Fogletto

Neighbors of a home in Grassy Sound, New Jersey, that was swept off its pilings and into the bay during a weekend storm say they're glad it's gone and that it was a structurally unsound nuisance. Above, a view of the home on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.

Arizona: Nowhere to go in Buckeye

The usually dry Waterman Wash flooded out several
Photo Credit: AP / Ross D. Franklin

The usually dry Waterman Wash flooded out several roads from heavy rains, including a 100-yard-wide swath of Narramore Road, leaving motorists stranded on both sides of the flooding on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in Buckeye, Ariz.

Virginia: Coming home from school on a paddle board

Wendy McGrady pushes her seven-year-old twin boys, Tucker,
Photo Credit: AP / The Virginian-Pilot / Hyunsoo Leo Kim

Wendy McGrady pushes her seven-year-old twin boys, Tucker, left, and Jacson, on a paddle board after they arrived from their school Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, in Norfolk, Va. Their neighbor, Michael Fernandez, helps at right. A storm system brought heavy rain and wind to the region as well as major coastal flooding.

South Carolina: Downtown deluge

Stormwaters squirt from a storm drain in downtown
Photo Credit: AP / Chuck Burton

Stormwaters squirt from a storm drain in downtown Charleston, S.C., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. The National Weather Service says the risk of flooding will continue through Monday morning, especially in parts of North and South Carolina that already have gotten up to 11 inches of rain this week. Forecasters say some areas could see storm totals as high as 15 inches.

South Carolina: Flooding selfie

David Ondaatje and Liz Ondaatje stand in the
Photo Credit: AP / The Post And Courier / Paul Zoeller

David Ondaatje and Liz Ondaatje stand in the middle of Wentworth Street to take a photo Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, in Charleston, S.C. The Ondaatjes came to visit their daughter for parents weekend at the College of Charleston but events were canceled due to the flooding.

Arizona: Spraying water in Tucson

A car splashes through a flooded intersection in
Photo Credit: AP / Arizona Daily Star / Ron Medvescek

A car splashes through a flooded intersection in Tucson, Ariz., on Sept. 21, 2015.

Florida: Paddling on a Miami Beach street

Juan Carlos Sanchez uses his shoes to paddle
Photo Credit: AP / Lynne Sladky

Juan Carlos Sanchez uses his shoes to paddle a kayak on a flooded street near Collins Avenue in Miami Beach, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2015. The street flooding was in part caused by high tides due to the lunar cycle, according to the National Weather Service.

Virginia: Water rescue team in action

Ashley Hill is rescued by a Roanoke Fire-EMS
Photo Credit: AP / The Roanoke Times / Heather Rousseau

Ashley Hill is rescued by a Roanoke Fire-EMS swift water rescue team on Sept. 29, 2015, in Roanoke, Va.

Virginia: Water, water everywhere

Residents stand at the flooded end of Riffe
Photo Credit: AP / The Roanoke Times / Matt Gentry

Residents stand at the flooded end of Riffe Street near Shawsville, Va., on Sept. 29, 2015.

Connecticut: Firefighters seek higher ground

Firefighters in New London, Conn., head for higher
Photo Credit: AP / The Day / Tim Cook

Firefighters in New London, Conn., head for higher ground after checking flooded cars for occupants on Broad Street after a line of thunderstorms dumped torrential rain across the region flooding roads on Sept. 10, 2015.

Virginia: A flooded family farm

From left, Matthew, 6, Chloe, 10, Isaac, 7,
Photo Credit: AP / Daily News-Record / Austin Bachand

From left, Matthew, 6, Chloe, 10, Isaac, 7, and Ethan Shank, 11, play on their flooded farmland in Rockingham County, Va., on Sept. 29, 2015.

Florida: Nowhere to go in Fort Lauderdale

Sandy Garcia sits in her vehicle that was
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle

Sandy Garcia sits in her vehicle that was stuck in a street flood caused by a lunar orbit that pushed up seasonal high tides and what many believe are rising sea levels due to climate change on Sept. 30, 2015, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. South Florida is projected to continue to feel the effects of climate change and many of the cities have begun programs such as installing pumps or building up sea walls to try and combat the rising oceans.

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