A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Milam, Robertson, Leon Counties until 9pm Monday, for Austin, Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Houston, Madison, Montgomery,San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker, Waller, and Washington Counties until 7pm Monday, and for Lee county until 1am Tuesday. Widespread 2" to 4" rain accumulations are possible through Monday, with localized 8" to 11" possible.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) - A woman who drove around barricades and became stuck in floodwaters with two children faces child endangerment charges.
A Hays County Sheriff's spokesman says 30-year-old Laura Delarosa, of Dripping Springs, ignored barricades near Onion Creek and entered a low-level crossing.
She was arrested Saturday after rescue workers were able to get her, a 9-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy to safety. Delarosa faces two counts of child endangerment.
Several roads in Hays County were closed because of high water.
Parts of central Texas received more than a dozen inches of rain over the weekend.
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