A FLOOD WATCH has been issued for the following counties: Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery, San Jacinto, Trinity, Waller, Walker & Washington counties through Thursday night. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH has been issued for Lee, Milam, Robertson & Leon counties through Thursday night. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible through Thursday night. Some areas may even see totals of 5 to 7 inches of localized rainfall.
The death of a Milam County inmate still remains a mystery. Ricky Dale Shaw was found dead in his cell Monday.
But sheriff's officials say there were no outward signs indicating how Shaw died.
Investigators are awaiting toxicology reports and autopsy results to help piece together Shaw's death.