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Explosions and Black Smoke Reported at Chemical Plant

New York Times - 30 Aug 2017
As water began to recede in some parts of flood-ravaged Houston and as Harvey, now a tropical depression, shifted its wrath to the Beaumont-Port Arthur area of Texas, there were reports early Thursday that a chemical plant at risk of exploding had done ...
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HUD Secretary Ben Carson, Governor to visit Beaumont, Port Arthur

KFDM-TV News - 21 Sep 2017
As you know, estimates and figures from Hurricane Harvey continue to roll in and are quickly revealing that this Hurricane will likely be the most expensive storm in our nation's history. Hurricane Harvey drenched the State of Texas, with certain areas ...
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Reports: Valero fire released 1M pounds of emissions

Beaumont Enterprise - 21 Sep 2017
Valero's Port Arthur refinery was shuttered during Tropical Storm Harvey, but had restarted in recent days and was operating at close to 50 percent capacity. The Port Arthur facility can process 395,000 barrels of crude oil a day, according to a ...
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Prior planning helped Groves nursing home weather the storm

The Port Arthur News - 21 Sep 2017
GROVES — Kenny Blanda, administrative director for Magnolia Manor, a nursing home and retirement and assisted living facility in Groves, said everyone's experience with Tropical Storm Harvey was different, his nursing home happened to be one of the ...
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Energy contract lawsuits expected to jump in Harvey's wake

Reuters - 20 Sep 2017
Hurricane Ike, which came less than a month after Hurricane Gustav in 2008, had a similar effect on oil and gas production and disrupted the chemical industry, leading some companies to declare force majeure of certain products and supplies.
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Hurricane Harvey by the Numbers

University Press - 21 Sep 2017
Jack Brooks Regional Airport near Port Arthur picked up a staggering 26.03 inches of rain on Aug. 29 alone, more than doubling the previous calendar-day rainfall record in Beaumont-Port Arthur set 4 years ago in 1923 — which, by the way, is the year ...
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See photos of Hurricane Harvey as it hits Texas

Newsday - 27 Aug 2017
Herbert Thomas, 53, cries whiles resting at an emergency shelter at a bowling alley in Port Arthur, Texas, after Hurricane Harvey on Thursday Aug. 31, 2017. Thomas said he is diabetic, and missed his last treatment on Wednesday. He said he must get his ...
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US refiners brace for more punishment from Tropical Storm Harvey

CNBC - 29 Aug 2017
Refineries in some parts of Texas slammed by Tropical Storm Harvey were aiming to start back up this week, but Houston plants were producing very few products and large facilities further east were bracing for heavy rainfall and potential flooding. Oil ...
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Latest Photos of Harvey's Disastrous Flooding

The Atlantic - 31 Aug 2017
Less than a week ago, Hurricane Harvey made landfall, and in the days following, it dumped trillions of gallons of rain on parts of Texas and Louisiana, spawning unprecedented flooding. More than 13,000 rescues have been made so far, with more taking ...

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